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Faith Henderson

BA (Hons) Artist Designer Maker: Glass and Ceramics | Class of 2021

Faith’s ceramic sculptures are experiments with form, texture, shape and colour. Many of the assemblages of her work involve mixed media but her chosen material for expression is ceramics due to its versatility and flexibility.  Her current collection ‘Observations of Belief’ explores various culture’s expression of their beliefs through objects. The work echoes a cabinet of curiosities and presents a set of seemingly miscellaneous objects in carefully curated sets to tell a story and make connections between different beliefs.  The various cultures of Norse, Celtic, Ancient Egyptian and medieval have been explored. All these cultures had different ways of living lives and made diverse manifestations of their beliefs in objects, but, what links all of them is a base connection in their devotion to, and appreciation of, nature.

Work available for sale, contact artist for more information

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Nefertiti, Black Clay with transparent glaze, 7cm x 3.5cm

Ceramic mask sculpture

Plague Mask, Terracotta clay, 28cm x 11cm

Ceramic horn sculpture

Horn of Remembrance, High Fired Porcelain paper clay with black slip inlay, 22cm x 6.5cm

ceramic vessel

Vessel, Feather fired white earthenware, 12.5cm x 8.5cm

ceramic bowls stacked

Stacked Bowls, Alternative fired white earthenware, 10cm x 7cm

Observations of Belief, Ceramics and Glass, 220 x 113 x 50cm

Triple Goddess Totem, Stoneware, 18 x 9 x 3.5 cm

Grasping the future, Stoneware and Glass, 23 x 8 x 6 cm

The Ritual of Time, Ceramics, Glass, Sand, 221 x 9 x 9 cm

Side shelf: Anatomy ink drawing, Feather fired Bowls, Ammonites, Terracotta.