Kyle’s works with multiple clay bodies, including porcelain, dark brown and woodfire stoneware, firing to cone 6 oxidation and cone 12 woodfire. He uses heavy altering and relief carving to create dimension.
I create unique functional ceramic pieces. Each piece is thrown on the wheel, hand altered, hand painted with slip in colorful combinations, glazed and fired multiple times. Some detailed with gold luster.
Jackson uses borosilicate glass, gold, silver, cadmium, cobalt, and opals to make intricate glass orbs that create dramatic optical illusions. The art pieces are intended to create a tangible space for the mind to wonder.