Speckled Tooth Pot • Joe Shepard
Joe Shepard creates these amazing little works of art, combining his new found prowess for ceramics with his innate affinity to abstract expressionist painting.
Each Toothpot, named for the root-like feet, is handbuilt with speckled stoneware clay, and carved when leather hard. By applying and them wiping off the carvings are 'stained' with several different under glazes. eacah is then dipped and fired. all are food sasfe and completely one of a kind.Each vessel that can be used for incense, salt or as a catchall.