Shirley Vauvelle

Portfolio: Assemblages

current assemblage sculptures available

Autumn Stems

Inspired by weathered colours and textures, an earthenware bird, complete with tail feathers, sits below a garden of nodding earthenware flowers. The earthenware components are hand formed and textured, bisque fired, and then hand coloured with under glazes and oxides before having a final firing at a higher temperature. This piece can be wall hung or freestanding. Available to purchase from madebyhandonline.com

Original
35cm x 21cm x 7cm
Can be seen at madebyhandonline

The Hill

27cm x 18cm x 6cm
Can be seen at Old Chapel Gallery

Singing Songs Of The Sea

Joyful assemblage with hand built clay components, texture and coloured spontaneously by hand. Complimented by the weathered surfaces of the materials Shirley collects from the beaches near to where she lives on the East coast of North Yorkshire

£280 not including P&P

Earthenware and found wave worn wood
Can be seen at Studio Vault
Sold

Spring Day

Joyful assemblage with hand built clay components, texture and coloured spontaneously by hand. Complimented by the weathered surfaces of the materials Shirley collects from the beaches near to where she lives on the East coast of North Yorkshire

Original
Earthenware and found materials
15cm x 22cm x 5cm
Can be seen at Studio Vault
Sold

Way Maker

A one-of-a-kind mixed media sculpture by Shirley Vauvelle handmade from driftwood, wave/time worn finds and earthenware components.

Inspired by weathered colours and textures, the earthenware lady, cat, dog, boat and fish are all hand formed and textured, bisque fired, and then hand coloured with under glazes and oxides before having a final firing at a higher temperature.

Original
33cm x 22cm x 5cm
Can be seen at madebyhandonline

Happy Sheep & Sprig

A one-of-a-kind mixed media sculpture by Shirley Vauvelle handmade from driftwood, wave worn finds and earthenware components.

Inspired by weathered colours and textures, the earthenware sheep and leaves are hand formed and textured, bisque fired, and then hand coloured with under glazes and oxides before having a final firing at a higher temperature.

Original
18cm x 12cm x 4.5cm
Can be seen at madebyhandonline

Curious Marrakesh Dog

Wall Hung assemblage with hand built ceramic components, driftwood, reclaimed wave worn skate board an d steel wire.

22cm x 11cm x 6cm
Can be seen at The Whitehouse Gallery
Sold

Sitting Dog And Heart

A best selling design, a handmade dog and heart sculpture inspired by weathered colours and textures.

Shirley Vauvelle hand builds the dog with earthenware clay (no moulds are used), bisque fires, then hand colours with under glazes and oxides, it's then fired again at a higher temperature.

Assembled onto a piece of selected driftwood with a dangling earthenware heart,

Original
Earthenware and found materials
17cm x 12cm x 5.5cm
Can be seen at madebyhandonline