artist statement
Tower Vase Firepot, raku
"Edges and fire fascinate me. The form each object takes rises from the natural properties of each individual slab of clay. Directions are suggested, edges emerge and finishes are a response to the organic essence of the clay itself."

- Jackie Melissas

Melissas is an artist and educator living in Maine. Her work has been nationally and internationally exhibited and is represented in numerous public and private collections.

To make a purchase, contact Jackie Melissas directly.