Wood fired porcelains
4" long x 3" wide x 4" tall
About the process:
This original handmade sculpture was woodfired in a traditional Japanese-style anagama kiln. The kiln was fed with wood every five to ten minutes until it reached temperatures of 2200 Fahrenheit over the course of five days. The wood ash settled onto the piece, melting into a beautiful glaze. The teeth were sculpted from an extra pale porcelain, while the bird friend was sculpted from a dark stoneware. All the colors come the clay, the ash, and the flame.
Due to the dynamic nature of this beast's pose, I recommend displaying it with a bit of "quake putty" or "museum putty" for extra security. I'll include some with the beast
About the piece:
Spike is a good boy. He really is. He's not always the fastest, but he gets there eventually.
"Spike" will be sent out via USPS Priority Mail within one to three business days, safely and securely heading your way. In case of overpayment for international shipping, I'll refund the extra.
Holiday orders: If you want gift wrap, just let me know. Also, please order by December 12 for delivery by the 25th.
Interested in paying in Installments? Shoot me an email, and we can make it happen.