Jeanne Henry Ceramic Art
A serious functional potter for 43 years, I now have 4 distinctive bodies of work:
1. Functional, colorful, clean-lined dinnerware and serving pieces of mostly solid glazes that showcase the food they contain. I make bowls of every size, mugs, vases, and textured trays, all meant to be lived with and used daily.
2. Bas-relief wall sculptures. I use multiple layers of stoneware clay, shaped, carved and textured, reproducing my photographs into 2.5 D paintings. Glazed with multiple colored clay slips then fired. I’m inspired by European walled cities, Provencal homes and Oregon's iconic landscapes and structures.
3. Life size true-to-breed chickens, either in nesting boxes or standing free range.
4. Black, Etruscan-inspired animal figures.
After 43 years in clay, I'm thrilled to explore different techniques. It's magical that such diverse work comes from the same clay, kiln and hands.
I hold in-home & studio sales every year, this year May 2&3 and October. Contact me for details!
THIS ARTIST SPECIALIZES IN:
Functional, Non-Functional, Figural, Sculptural, Architectural, Contemporary, Traditional, Decorative, Dining, Wall art, Colorful, Complex, Simple, Black, Blue, Brown, Green, Turquoise, Yellow, Stoneware, Reduction, Oxidation, Wheel Thrown, Hand Built, Carved, Oxides, Wax resist, Bottle, Bowl, Casserole, Cup, Plate, Platter, Pie Plate, Pitcher, Planter, Mug, Sculpture, Tea Bowl, Vase, Vessel, Bas Relief
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Jeanne's Spring Outdoor & Safe Studio Sale
May 01 - Oct 03
10:00am - 05:00pm
3290 SE Harrison St. Portland, OR 97214
Outdoors in huge yard, LOTS of space. Set up for social distancing. Wall sculptures, functional pottery, clay chickens and more. I’ll have hand sanitizer & wipes. Face masks required. Studio access with bathroom. Beautiful, relaxed garden setting. In person or order online. Curbside pickup.