Ceramics Trainer Turns Clay Into Cardboard


style=”text-align: justify;”>Cardboard cups? What the..? Oh wait wait, these aren’t paper, these are literally cleverly disguised clay cups by the ceramics virtuoso Tim Kowalczyk.

When he’s not educating at Illinois Central School, Tim spends time in his house studio, creating these superb ceramic illusions of no matter texture he chooses to imitate. To attain outcomes like that, Tim has to get fairly inventive. For instance, to make the cardboard cups and plates really feel reasonable, he glazes the ceramics in sure areas to make it appear like there’s tape on them.

Objects I’m drawn to could be described as pathetic, absurd, antiquated, banal, and even rubbish,” writes the artist. “Objects are chosen that lack distinctive significance. Nonetheless, I think about a chic provenance in these odd objects.

Extra data: etsy | tim kowalczykinstagram (h/t: companiongallerygslaughl)

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He additionally does metallic:

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