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The Weight of Uncertainty

After the lockdown directive on March 24th 2020 I heard the expression “the weight  of uncertainty” being used in the media to describe the negative effects of restriction.  I decided to translate the expression into a clay weight of 1oz per day. 7oz in 7 days.  I made a vessel everyday noting any relevant feelings or information in a diary. The  accumulated uncertainty over the ensuing 103 days of official lockdown are visually  represented in this collection of vessels. They are all the same weight, approximately  3-5cm high and made of white and black earthenware clay. The darker clay reflecting  days of darker mood. I stopped making them on July 4th 2020 when so many of the  lockdown measures were lifted.