Mildmay Bloom

Katie Spragg
£2,340
Mildmay Bloom by ceramicist Katie Spragg is a mixed media composition celebrating the urban nature of London.

Mildmay Bloom by ceramicist Katie Spragg is inspired by the plants found growing between cracks in pavements and walls on Katie's journey to her artist studio. The plants are particularly seasonal, these two types of weeds are seen growing prolifically during late summer and early autumn, acoss railway bridges and alongside the Thames. The flowering plant featured is a type of willowherb.
Material: Concrete, Porcelain.
Dimensions: Height: 25cm, Width: 18cm, Depth: 10cm
Care Instructions: Maintain upright at all times. Can be lightly dusted by carefully blowing air on the grasses. Always lift from the base.
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Process

Each porcelain plant is modelled by hand. The concrete is cast from a clay form and one-off plaster mould.
The Maker Katie Spragg Ceramicist - South East England

Katie Spragg is a ceramicist who creates unique hand-made sculptures which explore how nature continues to grow and thrive beyond the urban reality that now dominates many landscapes. Katie’s current work advocates the simple pleasure of being outside in nature, with her pieces often inspired by a specific place, whether it be Forde Abbey in Somerset where she was an artist in residence, or the pavement outside her studio in London.