Other Majik,” 2016 Installation View- Right Window      The Witch has her back to the street and the passerby, but if you’re looking for it and get the angle just right you will see her face reflected in the Shadow Witch’s mirror-face, or the convex safety mirror propped against the wall.  The Witch and the Shadow Witch are melting into each other.  Off to the side “the small glass” served as a map. The far wall was covered in silver paper dipped in reflective glass beads. A small witch like figure reminiscent of compass needle points north to the phases of the moon: new, crescent, full.   This installation was comprised of ceramic sculptures,  safety mirrors, a small disco ball, glass beads, epoxy, plexiglass,acrylic paint, wood, awkward self consciousness, fear, puns, answered prayer, aluminum leaf, thumbtacks and monofilament.

Other Majik,” 2016 Installation View- Right Window

 

The Witch has her back to the street and the passerby, but if you’re looking for it and get the angle just right you will see her face reflected in the Shadow Witch’s mirror-face, or the convex safety mirror propped against the wall.  The Witch and the Shadow Witch are melting into each other.  Off to the side “the small glass” served as a map. The far wall was covered in silver paper dipped in reflective glass beads. A small witch like figure reminiscent of compass needle points north to the phases of the moon: new, crescent, full. 

This installation was comprised of ceramic sculptures,  safety mirrors, a small disco ball, glass beads, epoxy, plexiglass,acrylic paint, wood, awkward self consciousness, fear, puns, answered prayer, aluminum leaf, thumbtacks and monofilament.

 shadow witch,  2016  36 x 17 x 19"  midfire stoneware, black underglaze, magisculpt, mirror.

shadow witch,  2016

36 x 17 x 19"

midfire stoneware, black underglaze, magisculpt, mirror.

 shadow witch, detail , 2016  36 x 17 x 19"  midfire stoneware, black underglaze, magisculpt, mirror.

shadow witch, detail , 2016

36 x 17 x 19"

midfire stoneware, black underglaze, magisculpt, mirror.

 shadow witch and shadow study behind the small glass, 2016  small glass, 2016  48 x 32 x 6"  acrylic, aluminum leaf, glass flake, face oils, and silver tape on glass, plexiglass, and pine.     shadow witch,  2016  36 x 17 x 19"  midfire stoneware, black underglaze, magisculpt, mirror.     shadow witch study, 2016  16 x 11 x 9"  midfire stoneware, black underglaze        This striking arrangement of sculptures I’d made for my installation of “Other Majik” at Right Window pleases me as an image unto itself.   

shadow witch and shadow study behind the small glass, 2016

small glass, 2016

48 x 32 x 6"

acrylic, aluminum leaf, glass flake, face oils, and silver tape on glass, plexiglass, and pine.

 

shadow witch,  2016

36 x 17 x 19"

midfire stoneware, black underglaze, magisculpt, mirror.

 

shadow witch study, 2016

16 x 11 x 9"

midfire stoneware, black underglaze

 

 

This striking arrangement of sculptures I’d made for my installation of “Other Majik” at Right Window pleases me as an image unto itself.

 

 witch, 2016  29 x 14 x 18"  highfire stoneware, porcelain slip, shino with carbon trapping

witch, 2016

29 x 14 x 18"

highfire stoneware, porcelain slip, shino with carbon trapping

 witch,  2016   detail  29 x 14 x 18"  highfire stoneware, porcelain slip, shino with carbon trapping

witch,  2016   detail

29 x 14 x 18"

highfire stoneware, porcelain slip, shino with carbon trapping

 witch, 2016   detail  29 x 14 x 18"  highfire stoneware, porcelain slip, shino with carbon trapping

witch, 2016   detail

29 x 14 x 18"

highfire stoneware, porcelain slip, shino with carbon trapping

 witch, 2016   detail  29 x 14 x 18"  highfire stoneware, porcelain slip, shino with carbon trapping

witch, 2016   detail

29 x 14 x 18"

highfire stoneware, porcelain slip, shino with carbon trapping

 study for saints, 2016  9.5 x 6 x 4"  black mountain stone ware, soda fired.

study for saints, 2016

9.5 x 6 x 4"

black mountain stone ware, soda fired.

 The Hermit who lacks a staff and has clay feet will struggle to bring the light, 2015  19 x 6 x 13"  highfire stoneware

The Hermit who lacks a staff and has clay feet will struggle to bring the light, 2015

19 x 6 x 13"

highfire stoneware

 untitled study, 2015  11 x 6 x 5"  highfire stoneware

untitled study, 2015

11 x 6 x 5"

highfire stoneware

 untitled study, 2015  11 x 6 x 5"  highfire stoneware

untitled study, 2015

11 x 6 x 5"

highfire stoneware

 tower, 2016  18 x 5 x 5 "  highfire stoneware, porcelain slip, white shino with carbon trapping   

tower, 2016

18 x 5 x 5 "

highfire stoneware, porcelain slip, white shino with carbon trapping

 

 sentinels, 2016  20 x 6 x 6each  highfire stoneware, porcelain slip, white shino with carbon trapping.

sentinels, 2016

20 x 6 x 6each

highfire stoneware, porcelain slip, white shino with carbon trapping.

 sentinels, 2016detail  20 x 6 x 6each  highfire stoneware, porcelain slip, white shino with carbon trapping.

sentinels, 2016detail

20 x 6 x 6each

highfire stoneware, porcelain slip, white shino with carbon trapping.

 Pallas Athena, 2016  23 x 12 x 11"  midfire stoneware with porcelain slip

Pallas Athena, 2016

23 x 12 x 11"

midfire stoneware with porcelain slip

 "it's symbolic, of course" detail, 2014  17 x 14 x 10"  highfire stone ware, shino glaze

"it's symbolic, of course" detail, 2014

17 x 14 x 10"

highfire stone ware, shino glaze

 witch,  2016 (in process)  stoneware

witch,  2016 (in process)

stoneware