Utility is a bridge that brings the maker and the user together, a connection between the maker's interpretation and the user's needs and desires for beauty in everyday life.
The flow of ideas between the Orient and the Middle East during the time of the Silk Road brings inspiration. Our genetic synapses are stirred by the recognition of symbology and designs of nature amid the classical forms.
I strive for my work to engage its viewers, and in many cases, its users. The goal is for these pieces to be captivating, to be seen and held, to feel warm and inviting in the hand while meditative to the eye.