• Games People Play: Color Theory

    On: February 7, 2018
    In: Art Biz, Artmaking, Community, Studio Journal
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    Ceramic Board Game Color Theory

    “Color Theory” Ceramic, Sand and Found Object, 2018

     

     

     

    Here’s the second installment exploring the series of ceramic works I have created in the past nine months: sculptural but playable games. Let’s take a closer look at “Color Theory” which challenges players to move across an 8-colored grid based on what color their opponent just landed on.

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  • Glaze Transparency: Clear As Mud

    On: January 26, 2017
    In: Artmaking, Creativity, Studio Journal
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    Ceramic test tile glaze palette

     

    I have a passion for ceramic test tiles: looking at them, using them for reference and making them. It comes from being a lifelong collector of paint chips, a lover of color theory books and classes, and a plyer of other media before I came to ceramics. I’ve played with paints, watercolors, colored pencils, even with translucent or transparent papers. And while there are color interaction similarities among media, I’m here to testify that the understanding of ceramic surface decorating materials, especially glazes, is in another universe altogether. As usual, I have a few thoughts about that.

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