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    • Codified Artifice 

      Brown, Liz Kohler (East Carolina University, 2013)
      This written report supports the thesis exhibition entitled Codified Artifice, images of which are included in this report. The focus of this creative research is the cultural and nutritional implications of packaged foods. ...
    • Designing Ceramics for Social Events 

      Bailey, William Gaines (East Carolina University, 2015)
      My work considers the role of functional objects in common rituals. I am investigating how handcrafted ceramics can fit the demands of social events in both functional and decorative capacities. Specifically my thesis work ...
    • Facetacks Season One : A Narrative on Ceramic Vessels 

      Rees, Kyle (East Carolina University, 2013)
      This written report addresses the narrative objects created in the completion of the Master of Fine Arts degree. These objects consist of utilitarian porcelain pottery in the form of stacked cups, coffee sets, and tea ...
    • FUNctional Ceramics 

      Fineman, Jeremy A. (East Carolina University, 2011)
      As a potter who deals with consumer products, I use different approaches in my making process to practice methods that have less of an impact on the Earth's resources. In this thesis, I will be investigating two different ...
    • Organic Structure 

      Kiefer, Jeffery Alan (East Carolina University, 2011)
      This supplemental report is based on my thesis exhibition and is an investigation into the influences that drive me to create sculpture. The work stems from a fascination with nature's ability to deconstruct what mankind ...
    • Pond Life : A Landscape of Sustainability for the Table 

      Stasevich, Catherine (East Carolina University, 2013)
      The purpose of this written report of my thesis is to discuss the visual element presented in partial fulfilment of the requirements of the Master of Fine Arts degree.  The objects in this visual presentation address our ...
    • Scurry 

      Shultz, Ronson (East Carolina University, 2019-05-01)
      There has been a shift in the politics in America with many voters moving into a post-truth society. Where debates, laws and policies are framed by appealing to emotions, rather than facts. This political movement, also ...
    • The Importance of Duck Hunting: Making Connections 

      Johnson, Madison Noelani (East Carolina University, 2022-04-21)
      My work shines a light on the values of hunt-to-table while also showing the many connections made. Hunting is knowing where your meat comes from, the importance of local, sustainable, and ecologically conscious meat, and ...
    • Violation of Women's Reproductive Rights : The Doctrine, Laws, and Habits that Create the Foundation of Our Sexist Culture 

      Flegel, Alison C. (East Carolina University, 2013)
      The purpose of this written report of my thesis is to discuss the visual element presented as partial fulfillment of the Master of Fine Arts degree. My creative work proposes a dialogue about the violation of women's ...
    • Wood-Firing in America : Wood-Fired Utilitarian Ware for Serving Japanese and American Food 

      Ishimaru, Yu (East Carolina University, 2011)
      In this body of work, my focus is on the surface and color of wood-fired ergonomic utilitarian ware. The natural-ash glazed surface and soft color changes from the atmospheric nature of wood firing are the principle aim ...