The challenge in the “Bookish” series for Willa is to make clay have a paper essence. She loves the physical book - the feel of books and how pages arrange themselves. A minor flood inspired her to capture how waterlogged pages reform themselves, attach to each other and curl.
Half Flood Book Collection of Eleanor & Richard Berry
Open Flood Book
Willa is featured in the Women United Art Magazine.
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Flood Book #2 - Collection of Laura Stahman & Tola Molotkov
Bookish #2 - Side view
Open Book Bejweled was just accepted in Art Fluent’s 2022 online exhibition entitled Wabi-Sabi, a world view of transience and imperfection.
Some of these works are on display at Like Nobody's Business, a space for artisan craft items in Portland, Oregon. Check them out by clicking this link here.