To see the 'tools' in action, take a look at the video below:
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We are surrounded by curious objects; and yet they are completely overlooked. This body of work considers the concept of function; the tools which aid our everyday lives. Taking the ordinary, and crafting extraordinary objects.
Each vessel I’ve constructed from a combination of materials: porcelain to rusty scraps of metal to crochet. The connotations of each material, of value and tradition, is fundamental to this collection, as is the relationship between them.