I was asked to make an owl out of socks and I admit, owls have been on my to-do list for awhile! I am approaching the bird as a simple sculptural form adding embroidery to make it look like the scratches on stoneware art. I am so inspired by the brilliant Swedish designer, Lisa Larson at Gustavsberg.
I have some of her originals (inherited from mom) that I adore. I was raised with Lisa Larson’s “EMMA” from her ABC Girls series: