fbpx

Falling Figures, unglazed terracotta figures about 10cm in length encrusted with embossed forms

There is a set of six of these figures altogether all based on various stages of falling, some of which quote works by other artists and other media.

Falling Figure 02 - after Madmen, an unglazed terracotta figure about 10cm in length encrusted with embossed forms

Falling Figure 02 – after Madmen, an unglazed terracotta figure about 12cm in length encrusted with embossed forms

Falling Figure 01-operatic, an unglazed terracotta figure about 10cm in length encrusted with embossed forms

Falling Figure 01 – Operatic, an unglazed terracotta figure about 10cm in length covered in a texture created by pressing small pieces of clay onto the body with a shaped tool e.g. the end of a ball point pen lid or a screw head.

Falling Figure 04, an unglazed terracotta figure about 10cm in length encrusted with embossed forms

Above: Falling Figure 04, an unglazed terracotta figure about 12cm in length coated with a texture of forms pressed into the form with small shaped tools made of wood, plastic or metal.