Seed pod

Quite often when I start a hand moulded vase / vessel I’m not sure what shape the end product will be it depends how I feel and what starts to develop under my hands. I recently bought some Dorset Horn fibres and have just been waiting for an opportunity to try it.

It’s a lovely colour and the texture can vary from English fibre to Merino fibre quality. This began life on a round resist and I cut a y shape slit to remove it. I’m really pleased with the result, it looks like a seed pod, a little like a poppy.

Hopefully it’s possible for you to see the shine provided by the throwsters silk waste that I added on the shoulders.  really liking this one.

3 Replies to “Seed pod”

  1. Thank you both. I’m going to see if I have some beach glass that will look right on the blue pot buut, it is growing on me.

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