The Fleet Is In. Now being displayed for the next month at Viterbo University, first floor, Fine Arts Building.
A collection of whimsical, nautical, toylike teapots. Detailed photos can be viewed from my blog site archives.
Each boat is hand constructed using a low-fire terra cotta clay body and finished with commercial glazes. To increase the toy-like appearance I have also added hand modeled additions made from simple plaster press molds, such as toy soldiers for the "P-Tea-109" and little fighter jets for "Sea Power."
Stop by and see the fleet, if possible, or view some of the boats in my archives.
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