This asymmetrical basket is about 16 centimetres long, 8 centimetres wide, and 4 centimetres deep.
Heather Smit lives in Toronto, Ontario.
The pots I make are an exploration of how sculptural form, function and simplicity can exist in the everyday, utilitarian object. The soft slab, hand building process is a direct reference to the construction of old-timey, worn tin ware. Surface created through wood firing helps evoke a sense of nostalgia, creating a dialogue of memory between user and maker through everyday use.