Marney McDiarmid

Marney McDiarmid, Pitseolak Ashoona, porcelain

Marney McDiarmid is a self-taught potter with an MA in Oral History and an “all but dissertation” PhD in Cultural Studies. Since the mid 1990s she has been creating densely patterned hand built pieces out of porcelain renowned for their grace and whimsy. Marney maintains an active studio practice and enjoys teaching at guilds, colleges, and for private workshops. In addition to her ceramic practice, Marney is actively engaged in social justice issues and is also a founding member of the Kingston Stilting Troupe.

She has exhibited work at Wall Space (Ottawa, ON), the Ontario Craft Gallery (Toronto, ON), the View Gallery (Old Forge, NY), Jonathan Bancroft-Snell (London, ON) and has been featured in the National Post and in Lark Books’ 500 Prints on Clay. You can find her work at galleries in Ottawa, Toronto, Almonte, and Kingston.

To find out more about Marney visit her website here.  To see Marney in her studio, see see Visit Kingston's video of her work here.

 Prices ranging from $110-875 CAN


BIG DREAMS, 2017

WALL HANGING AIR PLANT HOLDERS

VASES & BOWLS

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Large Bowl

Handbuilt porcelain bowl
12 1/2" x 12" x 6 1/2"
$425

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Map Vases - Ottawa River/Hull

Handbuilt porcelain vase
3 1/2" x 2 1/2" x 5 3/8"
$125

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Map Vases - chaffey's locks

Handbuilt porcelain vase
3 1/2" x 2 1/2" x 5 3/8"
$125

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Map Vases - Downtown Ottawa

Handbuilt porcelain vase
3 1/2" x 2 1/2" x 5 3/8"
$125

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MAP VASES - QUEEN CHARLOTTE SOUND

Handbuilt porcelain vase
3 1/2" x 2 1/2" x 5 3/8"
$125

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HIVE VASE

Handbuilt porcelain vase
2 7/8" x 2 3/4" x 6"
$125

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SLAB PORCELAIN BOWL (SOLD)

Handbuilt porcelain bowl
7" x 6 1/2" x 5"

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