Smoke-Fired Mugs by Nancy Oakley
Stone-polished and smoke-fired mugs by artist Nancy Oakley of Oakleaves Native Creations. The smoke-firing process means each mug is unique in its colouring and patterning. All glazes used are food-safe.
Nancy Oakley is a First Nations artist of Mi’kmaq and Wampanoag descent. She was raised in Massachusetts and decided to move to her mother’s reserve in Eskasoni First Nation to better understand her heritage. She attended the Institute of American Indian Arts in New Mexico and NSCAD. Nancy has had her own craft business for the last 20 years, focusing on pottery and beadwork.
Smoke-fired clay, food-safe glaze
Approx. 3.75 (diam) x 3.5 in with 1.25 in handle
Approx. 9.5 (diam) x 9 cm with 3 cm handle
(Exact sizes vary slightly due to the hand-made nature of the product)