Stately Home Platter

Polly Fern
£360
Stately Home Platter is a one-of-a-kind piece by illustrator and ceramicist Polly Fern. This item is intended for decorative purposes only.

Stately Home Platter by Polly Fern is a decorative piece with a slip trailed border, paying homage to British stately homes and the paintings that adorn their walls. Inspired by the grandeur of the portraits and the owners' companions that are often featured alongside them, the shape and border echoes that of a picture frame with the plate's image acting as the canvas.
Material: White Earthenware.
Dimensions: Height: 5cm, Length: 28cm, Width: 20cm.
Care Instructions: Gently wipe with dry cloth.
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Process

Made from White Earthenware clay, the piece is finished with slip trailed details for a resist pattern underneath the Tin Glaze. The ceramic form acts as a sketchbook, with illustrations painted loosely upon the glaze, making every piece unique.
Stately Home Platter
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.