David Bennett’s patterned teapot is made of chips of cherry wood that have been glued together. The artist calls this an Oriented Strand Vessel or OSV. His name is a play on OSB (Oriented Strand Board), the manufactured wood sheet that is a staple of the building industry.
David Bennett (American, b. 1954)
Teapot (OSV Series) 2011
9 x 13.5 x 7.25″
Kamm Collection 2011.23.1
Photo: courtesy of the artist.