There’s an owl in my soup – Ceramics by Gemma Orkin



Now who wouldn’t want to take a banana and find two handsome flamingos  in their fruit bowl. I discovered Gemma Orkin’s work via Beatnik Bazaar and contacted Gemma to tell us more about her delightful ceramic menagerie.

I have been a ceramic artists for 15 years. I also teach ceramics. All my work is hand made and hand painted. I enjoy the process of making a simple, traditional shape on which to paint. All the designs I paint are inspired by the things I love and the things that make me happy. I like to use warm, creamy and bright colours.

I have 2 beautiful children, a wonderful husband and I live in Tamboerskloof. I sell locally and internationally. My ceramics can be ordered direct from me or I sell mainly through Melissas Food Store or Africa Nova.

Meet more of Gemma’s animals here  www.gemmaorkin.co.za

Thanks Gemma!

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s