Sculpture Gallery

All sculptures are available at Illahe Studios and Gallery, Ashland, Oregon

"Yellow Bird Heart"ceramic Sculpture     "Yellow Bird Heart" ceramic sculpture

The “Yellow Bird Heart” figurative ceramic sculpture features a red clay figure seated on a glossy decorated box.  It measures 20″ h. x 11″ w. x 8″ d.  The yellow bird peeks out from the inset heart box. The contrast of the natural clay surface and the decorated teal green glazed box recall a past era.  $1100

Thinking of Home ceramic sculpture     Thinking of Home ceramic sculpture    thinking of home detail

This figurative ceramic sculpture is entitled “Thinking of Home”. It depicts a whimsical figure seated on a black and white polka dot box with the word “Home” stamped above the hat brim at the back.  Measuring 21″ h x 8″ w x 8″ d, this handbuilt sculpture holds a tiny bud vase in her lap and a house and tree on her hat.  $1100

Red White and Blue Chair     Red White and Blue Chair back

The two part sculpture “Red White and Blue Chair” contrasts a white figure on a dark cobalt blue chair. Tucking a bright red bird behind her left arm, she eyes a bluebird on her shoulder.  Sculpture measures just under 16″ h x 7″ x 7″.  $700

Woman of the Corn       Woman of the Corn

The ceramic torso “Woman of the Corn” honors the curve of the hip and the soft line of the waist with ears of corn placed as a decorative necklace and leaves as the skirt detail.  This sculpture measures  24″ tall x 10″ w x 6″ d.  $250

Raven Seated     Raven Seated

A black raven perched on a whitewashed chair  creates the ceramic sculpture “Raven Seated”.  Measuring 19′ h  x 10″ w  x 6″ d. the two part sculpture combines memory and dream in a whimsical work of art.  $800

Red Raven     Red Raven

“Red Raven” has had a couple of previous lives, the mosaic elements on the body of the figure came from a previous piece which was broken to make the fabric like clothing.   On the polka dot box, the figure cradles a black raven, contrasting against the white figure and the colorful mosaic. Measures 21″ h  x 9″ w x 9″ d.  $900

kimono series     Kimono series

From the Kimono Series, this torso incorporates a graceful sleeve into the study of shoulder hip and waist. 23″ h

  

“Girl with Mandolin; One Hundred Years”   is inspired by Pablo Picasso’s painting which was painted in 1910.  This ceramic sculpture, in matte textures, measures 20″ h. x 10″ w. x 8″ d.  Handbuilt from stoneware clay slabs, this piece plays with the cubist concept of intersecting plane, line and field.

   

“Basket of Dreams” is a ceramic sculpture with a seated figure on a terracotta style floor.  This 20″h.  x 13″w.  x 10″d.  figure holds a basket with cloud forms, reminiscent of a South American harvest worker.

       

“The Man in the Pinstriped Pants” is a ceramic sculpture in the “Abstract Dancers” series.
Bright glossy reds against a black “pinstriped” tuxedo contrast with the white gloves and auburn hair.  The sculpture measures 25″ h x  11″ w. x  7″ d.

       

“En la Vina” ceramic sculpture  20″ h.  x 12″ w. x  12″d.  SOLD

     

“Heaven’s Reach”  sculpture  27″ h x 10″ w  x 8″ d.  This tall ceramic figure reaches for the light and perhaps more.

Salmon Sculpture  28″ l x 12″ h x 10″ w

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Steelhead sculpture, custom installation consisting of 13 life sized steelhead salmon installed in creek.

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