Carol Smeraldo

csmeraldo@bellaliant.net



Communications

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Phone: 902-434-1336

Website: http://www.smeraldopottery.com

Medium: clay
Years in Business: 40
Address: 35 Lakemist Court
City: East Preston
Postal Code: B2Z 1G4
Geographic Location: Coast-and-Country-East
Hours of Business: by appointment, call ahead



Bio

Smeraldo attended Rhode Island School of Design, Massachusetts College of Art and NSCAD Univ. She received the first NS Cultural Life Award and the Progress Club of Canada’s Women of Excellence Award in Arts and Culture. She helped found Crafts NS and is a past president and Standards Chair, Honourary Member and designated Master Artisan. She also founded the Halifax Studio School of Pottery and One Off Studio and is published in books, mags.



Description of artist's work

Carol has expressed her impressions of ocean life since 1972 with one-off Raku and translucent porcelain vases, murals, vessels and dynamic sculptures internationally. NSDC Master Artisan.




Title: "Flower Vase"
Medium: Translucent and coloured porcelain
Dimensions: 21x10cm (8.25x4in.)
Title: "Ocean Lights Chandelier"
Medium: Translucent and coloured Porcelain
Dimensions: 32.3x16.5cm (13.5x6.5in.)
Title: "Shell Beacon 2"
Medium: Translucent Porcelain, Raku clay, LED light, black aluminum base
Dimensions: 68x26cm (26.75x10.25in.)



Title: Raku Plate
Medium: Raku clay and wax resist
Dimensions: 29.2x3.2cm (11.5x1.25in.)
Title: "Under Sea Boat Diving-Cargo Rising: as inspiration manifests topside
Medium: Translucent Porcelain sails, copper pipe mast and Raku clay
Dimensions: 41.3x37.5cm (16.25x14.75in.)
Title: "Under Sea Fleet"
Medium: Local Lantz Earthenware vessels and Raku clay suspended forms
Dimensions: varied-largest is 38x42.5x15cm (12x8.25x6in.)

 

 

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