Lots of times when I create, I try to weave an idea and concept into a finished clay shape. The assignment for another recent totem project was filled with symbolic imagery to convey a sense of whimsical welcome at the owner’s front door. Each piece of the stack represents a visual message of warmth and hospitality to visitors of this residence. Once I have an idea of what I'd like to make, I often research a variety of imagery to spark my creative juices.
Here’s the breakdown of how this totem came to be:
So there you have it. Another totem project is complete and in place! Do you have an idea for a personalized totem for your yard or indoor space? Send me a message and let's start the conversation! I'd love to create one just for you! Take a look at other totems I have created here.