Jo'Anne Kelly

Mediums: Ceramics, Fibres

Most of the ceramic work I do now is with porcelain clay. I love this material for its soft, buttery feel when working with it. But it is not user-friendly. It has taken me many years to achieve the very thin-walled, translucent pieces I build, and they require much patience, many hours of work and usually five firings each to build up the layers of glaze and imagery I like to use.

My paintings are on silk. I have used this as a canvas for my work for many years because I like the way it takes colour and the special glow it gives to colour.
1106 Wolseley Ave
Winnipeg, MB
j.kelly@shaw.ca www.joannekellyartobjects.com
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