Carla Pownall

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Pottery
Carla Pownall

I trained as a production thrower in the 70s and 80s at Birkenhead park potteries on the Wirral. Having discovered Raku pottery I began experimenting with different techniques such as Raku and naked raku and exploring what the elements would give me with smoke,flames and crackle including feather,horsehair and other materials.In the spirit of Raku I have learned to embrace the element of surprise…