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24 to 26 Inch Plates

“Blue Bar” 26” diameter, 10-P9, 14 lbs

$1100

“Blue Bar” 26” diameter, 10-P9, 14 lbs

$1100

“Blue Bar” 26” diameter, 10-P9, 14 lbs

$1100

“Blue Bar” 26” diameter, 10-P9, 14 lbs

$1100

“Blue Bar” 26” diameter, 10-P9, 14 lbs

$1100

“Blue Bar” 26” diameter, 10-P9, 14 lbs

$1100

“Blue Bar” 26” diameter, 10-P9, 14 lbs

$1100

“Blue Bar” 26” diameter, 10-P9, 14 lbs

$1100

“Blue Bar” 26” diameter, 10-P9, 14 lbs

$1100

“Blue Bar” 26” diameter, 10-P9, 14 lbs

$1100

“Blue Bar” 26” diameter, 10-P9, 14 lbs

$1100

“Blue Bar” 26” diameter, 10-P9, 14 lbs

$1100

“Blue Bar” 26” diameter, 10-P9, 14 lbs

$1100

“Blue Bar” 26” diameter, 10-P9, 14 lbs

$1100

 

In Hawaii nature is a visceral force. The sky and ocean are vivid shades of blue, as is my house. Botanical gardens, brilliant fiery flowers, textured palm fronds, all make their way into my work either through imprinting or interpretation.

Arts & Crafts Statement by Douglas Kenney

The difference between art and craft is that art usually does not have a real function in people's lives other than it aesthetic beauty. Craft, on the other hand, has some function in a household. Functional pottery, tile, a vase all have uses. A painting or sculpture works on its aesthetics. Paintings and figurative work have traditionally been thought of as fine art. Also, if it hangs on a wall it can be referred to as art similar to a painting or drawing.

In my work, coming from western art training, I decided to use the wall as a place to display a lot of my work. In western architecture there is a vast quanity of open wall space in homes. From a marketing perspective, as an artist, I decided to compete with painting for this open wall space. Ceramic vessel and object makers always need a shelf or pedestal to display their work. Since the walls are so large, I make large pieces to fill this empty space.

Read More: Arts & Crafts Statement by Douglas Kenney

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