Nature isn't all sunshine and green grass. Read Botany of Desire or stroll through some Poison Ivy for further proof. This Wisconsin-based potter captures the botanical gothic in strangely sensual pieces that we both love and kinda fear. But then, the name is "Mesmerizing Poison Sea Urchin."
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Despite our land-locked zip codes, the serves as a strong inspiration for the artist, Kathi.