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Sidwell Friends School, Ceramics I-III, grades 9-11
Cone 6 electric stoneware, spray paint, glazes, wire
Fall 2017
Project: Juxtaposed.
Objective: To create a sculptural form that utilizes juxtaposition, trompe l'oeil, and disparate objects to communicate an idea.
Theme: Nature versus Culture
Techniques: Pinching and slabs
Consider: Scale, Progressive Rhythm, Additive Texture
Requirements: Height or width at 8-10”; at least one pinched form, and at least one leather hard slab form
References: Bob Arneson, Meret Oppenheim, Sandy Skoglund, Marilyn Levine, Richard Shaw, surrealism