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Teresa Larrabee

Teresa Larrabee creates figurative ceramic sculpture and analog-3-D-printed vessels. She received her BFA from the University of New Mexico and is currently a ceramics graduate student at the University of North Texas. Contact her at


Teresa Larrabee, Sweet Nothings, 2016. Cone 5 stoneware, oxides, acrylic, lichen, 13 x 15 x 4 in. Photograph by author.
In high school, I was insistent about making figures that looked as realistic as possible. I began sculpting figures that told short narratives, such as a life-size elderly couple falling asleep while playing chess, or a man sneezing milk out of his nose (I thought I was hilarious).