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The generational history inherent in treasured family objects relates to physical conditions and familial traits. By investigating genetic material as a vessel for our traits and characteristics, these works  expand on the idea of ceramic vessels as a metaphor for the human body.

Family Jewels, porcelain, fabric, brass, wood, 2003

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Cocoon, porcelain, wool, 2003

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Sugar & Spice, porcelain, wool, 2003

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Bred in the Bone, porcelain, 2010

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Breath Suspended, porcelain, lace, 2003

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Lumbar Vertebrae, porcelain, decal, 2014, 2011