Gathering Together Is My Livelihood

Sake Bottle. 2012. 5″x5″. ceramic

Peter’s Story

Peter_Scherr_NCE_1_2014_plates

Dessert plates.  5″ dia. 2013. ceramic

The act of gathering and eating is what compels the art I make. Through functional pottery I am able to convey a sacred idea; that we should gather, make food and eat together.  The sculpture I create extends my thoughts beyond the table, using symbolic schema and historically inspired forms like tablets, tools and weapons. Continue Reading…