Gaia #7 and River Rocks, glazed and painted stoneware, 7x15x8 and 4x5

Barbara Shaiman

My current series references the natural environment, relationships and the interconnectedness of all things. Reading about the theory of Gaia and the spirit of a living earth sparked my imagination along with memories of the shapes of rocks, arches and cave entrances I fell in love with on visits to both the desert Southwest and the Northwest coastline.