Celebration of Clay 2021: 
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Special dedication to Frank Willett

The Gallery at Abiquiu Inn
Abiquiu, New Mexico

Opening Reception, Friday, June 11, 4-6 pm
Exhibit Open from June 11 to July 29, 2021



Below  are the works created by our Artists for the exhibition.  Click a thumbnail for larger image and description.

70 photo(s) Updated on: 11 Jun 2021
  • 1. Lee Akins: Curved Vase; 13.5 x 7 x 7"; $350; coil, C01 oxidation
  • 2. Melissa Alexander: Bloodstone Vase; 8 X 5 X 5"; $85; Hand built and carved, Cone 6
  • SOLD: 3. Amber Archer: Lime Bowl; 4.5 x 10.5 x 10.5"; $125; thrown raku
  • 4. Leonard Baca: White Wedding; 12 x 12 x 6"; $100; stoneware cone 6
  • 6. Luisa Baldinger: Double Walled Vessel; 9 x 9 x 8"; $350; Slab built, aluminum foil saggar fired
  • 5. Luisa Baldinger: Hive; 10 x 6 x 6"; $225; Hand built, aluminum foil saggar fired
  • 7. Sue Baum: A Good Man (Marty); 11 x 8 x 10"; $4500; clay, glaze fired ^6 and wood fired ^10
  • 8. Tracy Bell: Knowing vs Seeing; 9 1/4 x 7 x 5 1/2"; $450; Arita Porcelain / sculpted/ glazed / kiln fired at cone 10
  • 9. Karin N. Bergh: Blue Trout; 17 x 16 x 4"; $$80 ea; slab built, cone 6, slips & glazes, metal rods
  • 10. Jorge Luis Bernal: Tres Hermanos; 17 x 15 x 9"; $900; Hand build clay Cone 10, Raku fired. Each on a steel base
  • 11. Elaine Biery: Peaceful Times; 4.5 x 12 x 12"; $145; Slump mold with carved tree and crystalline glaze
  • 12. Elaine Biery: Sacred Space; 5.5 x 8 x 7"; $130; Wheel thrown with carved embellishments and a crystalline glaze
  • 13. Steve Blakely: Acoma Windows; 10 x 6.5"; $485; Wheel thrown stoneware; cone 10 gas fired reduction. My homage to Native American Spirituality, recalling "Sky City" Acoma Pueblo.
  • 14. Steve Blakely: Shifting Cogs; 10 x 6"; $485; Wheel thrown stoneware vase; cone 10 gas fired reduction. A design recalling Frank Lloyd Wright's "Prairie Style" and mid-century aesthetics.
  • 16. Joe Bova: Blue Eagle; 5 X 3.5 x 8"; $500; Handbuilt from slabs (repoussé technique). Cone 6 and multi fired.
  • 15. Joe Bova: Tux; 5 x 5 x 8"; $500; Handbuilt from slabs (repoussé technique), cone 6 and multi fired.
  • 17. Nancy Bovee: Encircled Layers; 5 x 5 x 5"; $225; terra cotta clay, slab construction, colored terra sigillata, black copper wash slip trailed, clear glaze, cone 03
  • 18. Nancy Bovee: Layered Body of work; 5 x 5 x 5"; $225; terra cotta clay, slab construction, colored terra sigillata, black copper wash slip trailed, clear glaze, cone 03
  • 19. Sharon Brush: Zozo; 48 x 18 x 8"; $3,600; Stoneware, burnished slip
  • 20. Barbara Campbell: Pumpkin Series #7; 8.5 x 8" ; $225; Raku
  • 21. Anna Bush Crews: Foglegs 2 parts; 22 x 8.5 x 7"; $950; slab built cone 5, mixed clay bodies
  • 22. Anna Bush Crews: Relic From the Future; 10 x 15 x 9"; $400; slab built raku magic clay
  • 24. Sara D'Alessandro: Supine Olla; 16 x 24.5 x 22.5"; $1100; Coil built unique, polychrome with under glaze and paint
  • 23. Sara D'Alessandro: Upstarts; 70 x 12 x 12" and 34.5 x 12 x 12"; $3600; Hand built, cone four, under glaze and glaze
  • 25. Jan Dorris: cutout; 12 x 12 x 12"; $375; fired clay, glazed and smoked
  • 26. Jan Dorris: Cracked Egg; 12 " x 12 x 16"; $525; fired clay, glazed and smoked, wire
  • 28. Adam Emery: Blighted Dragon; 10 x 6 x 23" ; $2400; Clay
  • 27. Adam Emery: ForestFloor; 10 x 7 x 10"; $1200; Clay
  • 29. Hebe Garcia: Agarrando las memorias que se desvanecen; 16 x 13 x 9"; $2800; Mid-fire red sculptural clay, engobe, and underglaze; fired to cone 3.
  • 30. Hebe Garcia: Thought and Memory; 13.5 x 13.5 x 4" ; $950; Mid-fire red sculptural clay, engobe, glaze, and underglaze; fired to cone 3.
  • 32. Linda Hayden: Embrace; 16.5 x 10 x 5.5"; $575; Coiled, Cone 015, Reduction fired & Acrylic paint, Micaceous clay
  • 31. Linda Hayden: Together Again; 12 x 10.5 x 7"; $525; Coil built, Cone 015, Micaceous clay
  • SOLD: 34. Svetlana Kirillova: Birch set- Vase and 4 mugs; 14.5 x 33 x 33”; $250; B-Max clay, cone 5
  • 33. Svetlana Kirillova: Vase; 6.5 x 3 x 4.5”; $150; B-Max clay, cone 5
  • 35. Serit Kotowski: Dragon Urn; 15.5 x 13" ; $735; Coil built, low black fire with mica slip
  • 36. Serit Kotowski: Seed Pod Jar; 24.5 x 11"; $1075; Coil built, mid range fired with mixed oxides and Taos sand belt
  • 38. Jennifer Lowell: Reunion de Golondrinas; 17 x 20"; $240; Ceramic handbuilt swallows, ceramic handbuilt tile, reclaimed wood from old grain holding building
  • 37. Jennifer Lowell: Grandma's Tupperware Series: Bunny's Picnic; 10 x 9"; $240; Thrown, sculpted handles and top, hand decorated, oxidation firing
  • SOLD: 39. Catherine "Cate" McClain: Cactus Blooming; 8 x 6 x 6"; $305; coil and slab, stoneware, cone 6, underglaze wash and glaze
  • SOLD: 40. Catherine "Cate" McClain: Cactus Blossoms; 6 x 8.5 x 8"; $210; coiled, stoneware, cone 6
  • 41. Lisa McEneaney: Endangered Species: Siberian Tiger; 2 x 9 x 9"; $75; cone 6 porcelain like stoneware
  • 42. Judy Nelson-Moore: Citadel; 21 x 17 x 9"; $1200; Stoneware paper clay, stains, underglazes
  • 43. Judy Nelson-Moore: Dancing Cylinder; 14 x 12 x 12"; $950; stoneware paper clay, blue velvet glaze
  • 45. Charlotte Ownby: Aspen Fall 1; 10.5 dia x 1/4"; $150; Hand-built with white stoneware slab, bas relief; underglazed, glazed with wax resist; fired to cone 6 oxidation
  • 44. Charlotte Ownby: Aspen Winter 1; .5 x 10.5"; $150; Hand-built with white stoneware slab, bas relief; underglazed, glazed with wax resist; fired to cone 6 oxidation
  • 46. Adam Padilla: Sandia Crow Small Plate; 1.75 x 6”; $125; True Porcelain, Underglaze Inlay, Dragons Breath Glaze, Cone 10 Reduction Firing
  • 48. Andrea Pichaida: Just Be; 10 x 15.5 x 9"; $2,100; Hand built in paper clay; with washes and underglazes. Fired in oxidation to cone 5
  • 47. Andrea Pichaida: Rising Spirit; 9.5 x 10.5 x 7"; $1,600; Hand built in mid range clay, with underglazes and glaze. Fired in oxidation to Cone 5
  • 49. Judith Richey: Bird Cup; 4 x 6"; $80; Stoneware/Oxidation
  • 50. Judith Richey: Bird Tile; 11 x 11 x 1"; $350; stoneware/oxidation
  • 51. Kat Richter-Sand: Curvitude; 5.675 x 3.75 x 3.75"; $210; wheel-thrown hand-altered porcelain with carved base design, in deep black and clear glazes and fired to 2340 degrees in a gas reduction
  • 52. Kat Richter-Sand: Zenspeak; 2 x 3.75" each; $195; wheel thrown, hand-carved porcelain embellished with deep metallic black glaze before fired in a gas reduction kiln to 2340 degrees
  • SOLD: 53. Jenna Ritter: Black Pot; 5.5 x 9.25 x 9.25"; $225; Hand gathered local clay; coil construction; stone polished; reduction pit fired
  • 55. Kari Rives: Helena; 9 x 11 x 6"; $650; clay
  • 54. kari rives: Shadow; 19 x 15 x 9"; $4000; clay
  • 57. Joey Serim: Postcards; 13 x 6 x 6"; $500; Stoneware, thrown, handbuilt, altered, with slips, underglazes, washes, decals
  • 56. Joey Serim: Tea for Two; 8 x 14 x 7"; $225; Porcelain, thrown and handbuilt, Cone 6 oxidation, underglaze decoration
  • 58. Cirrelda Snider-Bryan: High Desert Water Cycle; 12 x 12 x 1"; $100; Cone 5-fired Sandia Red clay slab with Laguna Moroccan Sand glazes. Mounted on hardibacker with Versabond and sanded grout.
  • 59. Cirrelda Snider-Bryan: Where The Springs Come From; 13.5 x 15 x 1"; $200; Cone 5-fired Ochre relief slab with Amaco, Duncan underglaze, Mayco Stroke n Coat
  • 60. Carolyn Stupin: All Painted Up; 13 x 12 x 6.5"; $275; terra cotta coil building
  • 61. Carolyn Stupin: Woman of the Omo Valley; 12 x 14 x 6"; $375; terra cotta with underglaze an acrylic paint
  • 63. Darla Thompson: contortion; 15.5 x 9 x 8"; $400; handbuilt clay, cone 06 glaze
  • 62. Darla Thompson: social distance; 16.5 x 8 x 8"; $400; handbuilt clay, cone 06 glaze
  • 64. Michael Thornton: Geomancer; 24.5 x 10 x 6"; $1200; Wood-Fired Stoneware
  • 65. Michael Thornton: Mountain Vase; 17 x 7 x 7"; $600; Wood-Fired Stoneware
  • 66. Ann Trott: Pod #1; 12 x 5 x 5”; $100; Wheel thrown and hand built stoneware fired to cone 5. Sprayed with low fire underglazes
  • 67. Ann Trott: Pod #2; 10 x 8 x 8”; $100; Wheel thrown and altered stoneware fired to cone 5. Sprayed on low fire underglaze.
  • 68. Suzanne Vilmain: If Only Glass Were Glaze; 10 x 17 x 3"; $250; raku ceramics
  • SOLD: 70. Frank Willett: Covered Jar #46; 10.5 x 9"; $165; white stoneware, wheel thrown, reduction fired, cone 11
  • 69. Frank Willett: Shallow Bowl; 3.5 x 12 x 12"; $175; white stoneware, wheel thrown, reduction fired, cone 11

To purchase works from this show, you can do so in person at the Abiquiu Inn during the show from June 5 - July 29, 2021.  Address: 21120 Hwy 84, Abiquiu, NM  87510.  Or contact the inn at phone:  505.685.4378.  email: info@abiquiuinn.com.  Hours:  7am - 8pm daily.  

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