Inspired by the museum’s own Shuttlecocks by Claes Oldenburg and Coosje van Bruggen, this handmade keychain by local ceramicist Irma Starr is hand-painted metal, and features hand-stamped feather textures.
2” x 1.85” Hand-painted metal
About Irma Starr: Based in Kansas City, Irma Starr is a renowned potter who creates collectible works of art in the style of 17th-century style pottery. Her work can be found at leading museums such as the Nelson Atkins-Museum of Art and the Smithsonian American Art Museum. She is accomplished in a multitude glazing techniques: combing, feathering, marbling, and slip-trailing. Starr has been commissioned by private connoisseurs, museums, companies, and the White House to create commemorative pieces.