Escaped Canary Romantic Bowl

Polly Fern
Escaped Canary Romantic Bowl is a decorative and functional piece by illustrator and ceramicist, Polly Fern. Inspired by real life events of her canary escaping an aviary and later being spotted at a Norfolk stately home, this charming vessel features a delicately hand-painted illustration of two canaries in a Norfolk field and a hand-cut detailed edge.

Material: Earthenware
cm: Width 25.5cm, Depth 5cm, Height 19.5cm
inches: Width 10in, Depth 2in, Height 7.7in
Care Instructions: Gently hand wash in lukewarm water


Inspired by traditional ceramic shapes, Polly’s pieces are handmade from slabs of clay and bisque fired. They are dipped in a tin glaze, then delicately hand-painted using oxides and pigments attune to her unique, whimsical style
The Maker Polly Fern Ceramicist - East of England

Based in Norwich, Polly Fern is an illustrator and ceramicist who creates tin-glazed ceramic pieces. Polly has a BA First Class in Illustration from Norwich University of The Arts and her work has been displayed in various, world-renowned international galleries, including The Sainsbury Centre in Norwich and The MET Museum in New York. Polly’s work is illustrated by hand with drawings inspired by places, historical events and childhood stories, making each object an original work of art.