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Tracey Mitchell

I use Southern Ice porcelain - I love working with it and don't think that anything beats its whiteness.

I am currently casting in Southern Ice, very finely, and doing intricate shellac resist decoration. I line the inside of my work with Cornish Stone Celadon (yes, I still have a bag) or let the clay speak for itself and finely polish the pieces after firing.

I am always seeking purity and transluscency. My previous works involve casting coloured layers of SI and carving back into it.

The colour stains I use are Clayworks lavender and turquoise.

 

Artist: Tracey Mitchell

Title: Coloured Slips on Porcelain, Carved

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Clay: Southern Ice porcelain