The opening reception for the show is Friday Feb 25 from 5-7pm at the Atkinson Gallery on the Santa Barbara City College Campus. 721 Cliff Dr, Santa Barbara 93109. Stop by if you can - it's going to be an amazing installation.
|It took 6 people plus a hand-operated fork lift to lift this 300+ pound sculpture into position. It consists of a solid ceramic cube that rests atop a tree trunk.|
|Mari, Jenchi and Trevor prepare "Duality" for the clay slip (liquid clay).|
|Jeff lays down extruded clay to form a dam that will hold in the clay slip.|
|Pouring white clay slip during the installation of "Duality."|
|Pouring brown slip during the installation of "Duality."|
|When the clay slip dries it will take on the appearance of a dried lake bed... buckled and cracked.|
|Smoothing the slip.|