, artist based in UK. His "Alderney Stones
" are a series of pressed earth mixture (essentially cob) formed into these massive boulders. He then documents the stones as the effects of time and weather play out.
|"Breakwater" stone by Andy Goldsworthy|
, UK-based artist collaborative made up of Jackie Abey and Jill Smallcombe. "Our craft is working with cob, earth plasters and other natural beautiful, sustainable materials".
|"Folly" by Abey Smallcombe.|
|"Seat/Spiral" by Abey Smallcombe.|
, California, USA artist. Kaplan spent her formative years growing up in Israel. I find her figurative works powerful and slightly haunting. She says in her artist's statement, "Earth clay is a primordial medium has been used by peoples and cultures past and present to make things of both beauty and utility. The material immediately taps into to our common humanity, our interconnectedness to one another and to the myriad organisms, natural resources and elements shared on Planet Earth."
|Lisa Kaplan, "Who Will Be Our Leaders?".|
|Lisa Kaplan, "Thirsty".|
And so, I will harness this new inspiration and begin creating and experimenting. I will keep posting on my successes and failures! May you be inspired as well! I'm off to play in the mud...