Benjamin’s lessons with his father have given him a solid foundation in pottery-making. This bowl is reflective of Benjamin’s early work in developing his skills. Using a Ben Owen Pottery proprietary special effects glaze, Turquoise Crystalline, this bowl is the perfect addition to any coffee table, kitchen, or workplace. Dishwasher- and microwave-safe. Measuring 4.75”dia x 3"h.
Please Note: What appear to be white spots on the surface are reflections from photo lighting.
Benjamin Owen IV (b. 2005), the youngest child of sixth-generation potter Ben Owen III, is a rising freshman at Uwharrie Charter Academy High School in Asheboro, NC. His current passions include playing basketball and studying trades and investment. While keeping tasks with his school assignments, Benjamin enjoys turning clay on the wheel in his father’s studio. As a long-standing tradition in the Owen Family, creating with clay is a way for Benjamin to carry on his family’s legacy and connect with his roots. Benjamin’s work is featured in galleries such as the Mint Museum in Charlotte, NC as well as at the Golf Shop of the renowned Grandover Resort in Greensboro, NC.
This piece is hand-signed by Benjamin Owen IV with year made (2021).