Rain stopped play

Posted by on Feb 9, 2014 in Ceramics | No Comments
Rain stopped play

Rain, wind, storms, what a winter we’re having! Sadly I’m struggling to get the base of the new studio completed. First of all the builder miscalculated the size and the amount of materials, bricks and stone he’d need. The reason being the slope of the garden made it deceptive and the back wall of the […]

Cabins-a-go-go

Posted by on Jan 25, 2014 in Studio | No Comments
Cabins-a-go-go

Work has started on the Studio/Cabin! OK so there’s not a lot to show yet but I feel pretty happy. This is just the base which has to be level and as you can see our garden is on a slope. I hope I can show you more next week. I haven’t fired anything this […]

Learning, thinking, planning

Posted by on Jan 19, 2014 in Ceramics | No Comments
Learning, thinking, planning

I have been doing all three – Learning – I have been listening to recorded webinars from The Design Trust. I met the Director, Patricia van den Akker at a Design Factory meeting and she came across as a very knowledgeable, enthusiastic person with a lot of very valuable advice. At the time I was […]

Out with the old and in with the new

Posted by on Jan 11, 2014 in Ceramics | No Comments
Out with the old and in with the new

Hearts for Valentine’s Day Happy New Year and let’s hope that it will be a happy, energetic and successful one for everyone. I had a particularly hectic run up to Christmas and to be honest I ran out of steam a little bit towards the end but I’m happy to say I think I managed about […]

Exhibition with Northern Potters

Posted by on Nov 16, 2013 in Ceramics | One Comment
Exhibition with Northern Potters

I decided it was about time that I took courage and applied to exhibit my work in a dedicated ceramics exhibition. Until now I have exhibited my work alongside a mix of craft disciplines – jewellery, textiles, glass, you name it – everything, a real mix. There were two objectives I had in mind, I wanted to […]