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Flower bowl

The patterns of this handcrafted porcelain bowl consist of wide porcelain strings with overlapping loops starting from the centre. Silke soaks threads in liquid porcelain, places them together and finally fires them. The string is then burnt, leaving the porcelain structure.

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Artisan Silke Decker Porcelain maker

Silke developed the technique of cord porcelain. From her workshop in Hamburg she enjoys experimenting and testing the limits of porcelain.