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Wax and Wane Fine Art

A collage of handmade ceramics including mugs, watering cans, pots and containers created by Lael Chmelyk

When

Friday, Sept 15 | 5pm-9pm
Saturday, Sept 16 | 2pm-10pm
Sunday, Sept 17 | 12pm-8pm

Where

Millennium Park
1220 9 Ave SW
Calgary, AB

Lael Chmelyk of Wax and Wane Fine Art is a Calgary based maker who is passionate about making functional objects. Her career began in British Columbia and she is a recent graduate of the Alberta University of the Arts. Working in both clay and fibre, Chmelyk’s work considers identity and personal history through craft process.

Recently, her work investigates being a woman in the modern world, and how ideas of femininity diverge from ideas of mothering as womanhood. Her functional pottery combines quiet and ornate surfaces on intimate forms.

Check out Wax and Wane Fine Art in the Brain Bazaar by Market Collective at Beakerhead, and follow her on Instagram!