The five new vases in dark brown, almost black stoneware are Marie Michielssen’s first steps as a ceramist. Anyone who follows her work will know that Marie likes to work with her hands. Earlier, she said that modelling with plaster and paper-mâché was like a form of meditation for her because of the repetitive nature of the actions. Therefore, the step towards ceramics was not so big.
The simple cylinders are irregularly shaped, the hallmark of artisanship. Thanks to their unique character, they are decorative with or without flowers.