If you thought your parents had high expectations of you, you might empathize with Shu and Telfnut. Atum had charged them with creating order out of chaos.
Amaterasu had finally had enough when he decided to throw a flayed horse into her weaving hall.
“Observe and reflect, and become a little wiser every day”
“The inspiration you seek is already within you.
Be silent and listen.”
Today’s raku pottery vase tells the harrowing tale of a new mother, a (surprise, suprise) vengeful godess Hera, would be witch midwives, snakes in a cradle, subterfuge, the power of breast feeding and a tale of spilt milk that ends in a beautiful finish.
It’s time to share our winner and feature another vase in need of a name! Welcome to my monthly feature – ‘Name that Vase’.
In case you missed it, check out our short sizzling new video for our pottery studio. It summs up our work in just over one minute.