There is nothing like seeing a large amount of your work on a table waiting to be loaded into the kiln to gel your thoughts about your inspiration. My work increasingly incorporates more movement. And since I loved animation as a child (you would know that I still do if you saw my DVD collection), those animated objects have found their way into my work.
One of those bits of inspiration are the dancing brooms of Fantasia:
I have tried to capture some of that same movement and attitude in my dancing ewers: