Blossom Necklace in coloured porcelain and silk by South Australian artist Sophia Phillips.
ABOUT THE ARTIST:
Sophia Phillips is an artist and writer from Adelaide, South Australia. Sophia studied Ceramics at the South Australian School of Art in 2002, completing a Bachelor of Visual Arts in 2004, and Honours in 2005. She continued her postgraduate studies after receiving an Australian postgraduate award; her doctorate thesis examined the therapeutic aspects of making with clay and was conferred in 2010. From 2011-2012 Sophia was an Associate in the JamFactory Ceramics studio, and in 2013 she co-founded 6 Hands studio in West Croydon, Adelaide, with fellow ceramicists Stephanie James-Manttan, and Alison Smiles. In 2014 Sophia was selected to undertake a six week artist residency in the 'Porcelain Capital' of Jingdezhen, China. She worked from 6 Hands preparing exhibition work and experimenting with porcelain jewellery for four more years before moving to a home studio whilst pursuing a career in midwifery. Currently most of Sophia's energy goes into jewellery that she makes with brightly coloured porcelain, beads, and silk.
Dimensions: L 600mm (H 70 x W 50mm pendant)
Materials: Porcelain, silk
Care Instructions: Wipe with a soft cloth
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