Clare Greene's Profile

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I am a ceramic artist, in Cork, Ireland, and have been making and exhibiting work for the last 20 years.I have a studio with a gas kiln and a display gallery at my home.

After doing a diploma in Ceramic Design, I started out throwing porcelain "one off " pieces with tenmoku glazes. This has gradually evolved and changed direction. I now make mostly hand built figurative pieces. I have a series of Irish Birds- the swallow, egret, cormorant, heron, sparrow hawk.... These are all individual pieces, I do not do a large "production" run of anything .

I live in an idyllic place beside a tidal estuary where there is wonderful bird life. That, and an interest in gardening are reflected in my work at present. This year I won a prestigious award for a piece " Bottle Brush" at the Sculpture in Context exhibition at the National…

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  • Born on 01 January
  • Joined 11 November, 2013

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All clays, homemade glazes and slips, gas kiln

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About

I am a ceramic artist, in Cork, Ireland, and have been making and exhibiting work for the last 20 years.I have a studio with a gas kiln and a display gallery at my home.

After doing a diploma in Ceramic Design, I started out throwing porcelain "one off " pieces with tenmoku glazes. This has gradually evolved and changed direction. I now make mostly hand built figurative pieces. I have a series of Irish Birds- the swallow, egret, cormorant, heron, sparrow hawk.... These are all individual pieces, I do not do a large "production" run of anything .

I live in an idyllic place beside a tidal estuary where there is wonderful bird life. That, and an interest in gardening are reflected in my work at present. This year I won a prestigious award for a piece " Bottle Brush" at the Sculpture in Context exhibition at the National Botanic Gardens, Dublin.

I have a wide range of other figurative work , garden sculptures , singing heads, humorous catfish family groups.......
You can get other information on my website : www.claregreene.com

I love to develop and refine new ideas using different ceramic techniques.

All enquiries welcome- if you want to discuss something on my website or etsy shop please email me, and studio visits by appointment.

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