The majority of my work consists of wheel thrown vessels. For me, the vessel is representative of the self, a receptacle for things that matter and need to be kept safe. In ancient times the vessel was a symbol for the Feminine; the giver of life, well being and nourishment.
Clay has taught me to have focus and patience. By its very nature, clay connects us to the earth and I find my awareness of nature heightened. As I continue to create with clay, I continue to create myself." ~ Dolores Thomson