CELIA WOOD Large Hand-painted Deer Platter


Edinburgh-based ceramicist and illustrator Celia Wood has hand-crafted this impressive platter from grogged terracotta clay, white earthenware slip and a transparent glaze.

The design features a leaping stag, surrounded by floral and foliage motifs, in Celia’s signature expressive, narrative style.

It is signed on the underside by the artist.

This collectable piece would work well as the centrepiece on a festive table, or as a decorative feature on a mantlepiece or shelf.  It would also make for a unique housewarming or wedding gift.


  • Materials: terracotta clay, white earthenware slip, transparent glaze
  • Made in Scotland
  • Dimensions:  320mm x 35mm (please note that dimensions are approximate due to the handmade nature of the piece)
  • Care: gently wash by hand. Do not put in the dishwasher.  

About the maker
Ceramicist and illustrator Celia Wood makes whimsical, hand-built ceramic pieces from her studio in Edinburgh. She decorates each piece by hand using her signature expressive, narrative line work. Celia’s work has been recently featured in World of Interiors and Architectural Digest, amongst others.