Joyous Candlestick No. 24

£300
Introduce warmth into your home with Iva Polachova's Joyous Candlestick No. 24. Handmade from stoneware clay, the Joyous collection of candlesticks features a warming red hue, which emanates from beneath the white glaze in varying degrees of richness and vibrancy. Iva's work combines balance and tactility through simple forms. Her candlesticks are typically finished in calming white glaze to convey lightness and stillness, making them discernibly part of a collection, without sacrificing the individuality of each unique piece.


Material: Stoneware
Dimensions:
cm: Width 8.5cm, Depth 8.5cm, Height 26.5cm
inches: Width 3.3in, Depth 3.3in, Height 10.4in
Care Instructions: Wipe with damp cloth
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Process

Iva’s candlesticks are hand-built from stoneware clay, using coiling techniques and simple tools. After firing, the piece is finished with a tin white glaze, typically used throughout Iva’s work for its calming tonality.
The Maker Iva Polachova Ceramicist - London

Iva Polachova is a London based potter specialising in contemporary ceramics, tableware and decorative vessels. The creative process and rhythm of making are crucial to Iva’s work. She draws inspiration from sculptor Constantin Brancusi on the essential in art and is influenced by artist Paul Klee’s thoughts on the artist distilling from nature. Iva’s work combines balance, clearness, fluidity and tactility. She uses a variety of clays ranging from the refined to the coarse – from porcelain to crank.