Eric Landon Demonstrates the Careful Gesture Required to Turn Clay

By: Meghan Young - Feb 9, 2016
References: tortus-copenhagen & core77
Eric Landon is a master potter that has decided to give people a unique glimpse into his chosen craft. A fickle art form, people must be very careful when turning clay or else the end result may look like something out of a kindergarten class. By analyzing these intricate gestures, it's clear that there is much skill that goes behind the title of master potter.

Some people may mistake the imagery for a moody documentation of sign language at first. After all, these portraits of the master potter's hands are not typical of the industry. Yet it provides a different perspective -- turning the artist into art for once. It also pays tribute to his tools of choice, which have granted him an esteemed place in the industry.