I know it's totally the wrong time of year for this, but here are some Christmas designs for the same pottery that I did the Alice In Wonderland design for. There's quite a lot more, including some Twelve Days of Christmas ones, a nativity scene and all that Christmassy jazz, but these ones are my favourites.
Here are some plate designs:
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And if the pottery doesn't like any of them, well I'll just make loads of Christmas cards this year. We shall see...
I was perusing the work of Ben Newman (a long time hero), and was inspired by his ongoing Masks project, so I kind of had a go myself.
Mine ended up looking ever so slightly like The Creature from The Black Lagoon, so that is what it is.
If you follow me on Twitter, you may have seen the beginnings of this, but here is the finished piece. It's meant to be a castle that also looks like the king that lives there, or vice versa. I did think about adding more detail to it, but thought I'd end up over-complicating things. Actually, thinking about it, I might add a brick texture to his face...