Side Street is awarded an Honourable Mention

The awards for the Big Fish Small Pot VI International Small Teapot Exhibition have recently been announced. My piece was awarded an honourable mention. It is truly an honour.This is the second year in a row that I have received this award. My last year’s entry ” Fool’s Gold also selected for an honourable mention in “Big Fish Small Pot V”. This year’s show should be posted online soon. I’m looking forward to seeing all the wonderful teapots.

Side Street by Wayne Cardinalli

Side Street by Wayne Cardinalli

Stoneware sculptural teapot by Wayne Cardinalli, just accepted into the “Big Fish Small Pot 2014” small teapot exhibition at the American Museum of Ceramic Arts in Pomona, California.

A pot should be…

A pot should be viewed within the length of a human arm.
– Bernard Leach

This statement refers to the intimacy of the ceramic medium. It is a deceptively simple idea which has deep resonance in my life as a potter. There are layers of meaning here.