Checkered Planter – Black & Terracotta
Terracotta planter with a black checkered pattern. Stunning sgraffito work. Orange glaze on the inside. Made by hand with love by Gabo Martini in Houston, TX.
Measurements: Approximate 5 in exterior diameter, 4 in interior diameter x 4.5 in tall
Materials Used: Terracotta, slip, underglaze, & sgraffito
Microwave and dishwasher safe. Food safe.
*Please note, each piece is handmade and will vary slightly :)
About the Artist:
Gabo Martini is created by Gabriela Martinez who was born in Tarimoro, Guanajuato, Mexico in 1995. She received her BFA in Studio Art with a concentration in Ceramics from Texas State University in 2018. Martini has exhibited work at the Conduit Gallery in Dallas, the Texas State Galleries in San Marcos, as well as at the Historic Pearl Brewery in San Antonio, and the Rockport Center for the Arts. Martini’s work explores the interplay between surface and form. Inspired by indigenous Mexican and Native American art, she carves patterning and lettering onto vessel forms. She currently lives and works in Houston, Texas.