Sunday, April 8, 2012

Prayer Bowls

 Prayer Bowl One
1 3/4 high x 4 3/8 wide in inches

 Prayer Bowl Two
2 high x 5 x 4 1/2 wide in inches

 Prayer Bowl Three
2 1/2 high x 4 3/4 x 4 1/4 wide in inches

Prayer Bowl Four
3 high x 4 1/8 wide in inches

These four prayer bowls were pinched and are part of a commission. Made from earth, glass symbolizing water, and fired in the kiln - earth, water and fire. Thanks for reading and for all your comments..


  1. lovely! the glass definitely looks like water when melted in the kiln.

  2. Great receptacles for contemplation!

  3. Hi Michele, thanks, I like the contrast of the blue against the darker glazes.

    Hi Ms. Sparrow, thanks, yes the glass is great to contemplate.

  4. These are really sweet, and lovely.

  5. Hi Barbara, thanks so much.

  6. these are some of my favorites of all of yours. Colors, contrast, etc... hope you make many more!

  7. Loving that dark clay body. Seems like mostly they turned out fin, except for a little cracking, but yeah, you'd think poking a hole or two would do the trick, and a long slow firing. Did the glass fuse? Cool.

  8. Hi Amy, thanks, not sure what the glass will do over time though.

    Hi Becky, these are a white clay body with a dark glaze, the glass is melted along with the glaze during the firing and adheres to the glaze.


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