:::: One of the last 1000 Major Jugs By a lifetime Potter/Sculptor ::::
Each piece numbered, dated and signed by the artist. Collect the whole set. (see" About The Artist " For Details)

Title: " Crows Nest "

Comment:: Crows built a nest in the pine trees in the front yard last year. I thought that was cool. My wife didn't like it> She said they were unlucky and a sign of bad things. I made this jug for her to make her feel better about it. It didn't work now the jug is for sale. The Skull has a hand blown glass eye. The crow is so black that it is irridescent blue in areas. It is so shiny that it was hard to photograph without a lot of reflections.

Size: 12" tall by 10" wide not including flies. It will will hold a lot!.

Medium: Stoneware, And Glass Eye I bought at a Chihuly glass show at the Oklahoma Museum Of Art.

Materials and process: Hand thrown and sculpted stoneware

Signed: Yes. Artist signed, numbered and dated with the year produced.

Original: Entirely handmade using no molds.
Each jug is an original.
Comes with a certificate of






Recently someone asked, "Have you been a potter all your life? "
I jokingly replied, " Not yet ! ". But it started me thinking about my 43 years as an artist.
In that time I have made more than 100,000 clay pots and sculptures and another 300 or so steel sculptures. I've sold my wares in Art Festivals, Galleries, Fairs and other venues coast to coast. I have my pieces in at least 30 foreign countries that I am aware of.
My wife asked if I thought I could make 1000 more jugs. I don't know if I'm up to it but it sounded like a challenge to me. I've decided to give it a try. I'll document my progress by numbering each piece from now on, beginning with number "1 of the last 1000 major jugs", and offer them here on Ebay. Maybe I'll make it to 1000. Maybe I won't but it's your opportunity to participate in the experiment and maybe own a bit of pottery history. Each piece is an original, handmade work of art signed, dated and numbered.
Each comes with a certificate of authenticity.

What if I make more than 1000 ? Unlikely, but we'll cross that bridge if we get to it. I'd have to make 150 jugs a year for the next 7 years, Frankly, I don't want to work that hard .





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I take great care in the packaging & shipment of my works. All works shipped are fully insured. I use clean recycled boxes when possible to keep shipping charges down


Lucky #13 Of The Final 1000
This should be worth a lot more when I'm gone.
"Just between you and me, I'm not feeling
too good right now"