Monthly Archives: August 2009

Pleading insanity due to excess water

I think the rain is getting to my brain. I am on the verge of even more insanity than can usually be expected. Even Paul is surprised by me and he of all people should be used to it. I … Continue reading

Posted in Linda Woodfield, Phil McMenemy, rain | 4 Comments

I'll put this on a pot…

Remember this one Ron? Tis a cracker, think I’ll put it on a pot, a really big one! Busy again, pie dishes done in the 3 minute challenge way. Always good when I remember to do it. Ceramics in the … Continue reading

Posted in Amanda Simmons, Ceramics in the City, McGill Duncan Gallery, Origin | 7 Comments

It is wet and windy and I am fed up with it!

At least I didn’t lock myself out of the house today though. I did however manage to take some pictures. I had an afternoon in the workshop that I hadn’t anticipated which was good. Started to sgraffito this harvest jug, … Continue reading

Posted in Harvest jug, McGill Duncan Gallery, Ron Philbeck | 4 Comments

Forgot again.

I was so busy again today I forgot to get the camera out of the bag again. Instead I have a little story to amuse and entertain you.This morning it was tipping down with rain, I mean bucketing, and blowing … Continue reading

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Tuesday and more sunny sunny day dancing

Busy busy, throwing throwing throwing! I think I have thrown a total of 67 lbs of clay which fr me is an ‘eck of a lot of clay in one day. Bellies of jugs and big bowls mainly and a … Continue reading

Posted in Harvest jug, plates, sunshine | 3 Comments

Do the sunny sunny day dance

A very very patient customer sent me this image above this morning, goes well with my t-shirt which has the slogan below on it. Think I should have one on the front on one on the back of my shirt. … Continue reading

Posted in Leach pottery, Paul, plates, Ron Philbeck, soup bowls | 3 Comments


Here is one of the set of harvest jugs that I have been working on. They are taking a long long time but I am very pleased with this the first one which is now finished. Second one is currently … Continue reading

Posted in Harvest jug, Ron Philbeck | 6 Comments

Potfest Pots

A few more pics from Potfest the other week, feels like months ago already though. Where does the time go? While we were driving home I was beginning to worry that I hadn’t much planned for the next few months … Continue reading

Posted in Ben Fosker, bird money boxes, Potfest, tree outline | 3 Comments

3 At The Tolbooth

Today I have been in the Tolbooth Arts Centre in Kirkcudbright with my two friends Linda Woodfield and Phil McMenemy where we hung an exhibition on tuesday. It is to be there for two weeks, until August 31st which is … Continue reading

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Long time no blog.

Well I’ve been all over the place since my last post, Potfest where I met lots of people that read this blog and sold lots of pots met lots of fab potters, more later. AND I came home to have … Continue reading

Posted in Ang, awards, Blogger Andrew, CraftandDesign Selected, Devon, Doug Fitch, Potfest, Ron Philbeck | 11 Comments