My current work contemplates our shared existence and individual essence. I liken it to a pursuit of universals. I am intrigued by who we are, how we live and the ideologies we embrace. Here's what I know so far: people and relationships are the most important thing. Hand built red stoneware clay. Multiple firings: burnished terra sig, oxides, under glaze, glaze, and colored pencil. Figures are often placed in a staged context with pedestals and painted backdrops.