Do you want to buy a sculpture, have a portrait made or do you need a sculpture but you are not sure what exactly? Do you need a custom-made project? I would love to hear from you and will react asap, this is in most cases the next day.

Calling is fast (please think of the time zone, I am in Amsterdam, CET); +31 (0)642350194

Have a lovely day! Saskia


Wil je een beeld kopen, een portret laten maken of heb je een beeld nodig maar weet je niet precies wat? Wil je een op maat gemaakt project? Ik hoor het graag en reageer zo snel mogelijk, dat is meestal morgen al.

Bellen gaat snel; +31(0)6423 501 94

Fijne dag gewenst! Saskia

Dorpsweg Ransdorp
Amsterdam, NH, 1028

art for life; sculpture that makes you wonder

Firing Raku, ready to go...

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Firing Raku, ready to go...

saskia de rooy

ready to go

The third firing is outside. I heat the portraits up to 1000 degrees and take them out of this kiln. I wait until I hear the glaze crack, a tingle. Then I put them in the bin. I close the bin (later, to prevent lots of smoke bothering the neighbours with a wet cloth around) and let them sit there for a while. The smoke gets in the places without glaze, the back, and also the cracks in the glaze...