Monthly Archives: May 2011

Firing Day Video

Here’s a wee video of the firing day the other day. Hope you enjoy it. The pots are out, I’ll post some of them next week once I’ve got a moment, trying to get my head around Spring Fling which … Continue reading

Posted in First Firing, wood kiln | 10 Comments

Today I did this…

To these… With this… In here… For the first time!!!! Big shiney bouncy- ness! I am exhausted. More after I have slept and recovered and digested it.

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How to make a girl smile…

easy, give her a bunch of pretty wild flowers. Well this one anyone doesn’t take much pleasing. I can count on the fingers of one hand the amount of times I’ve been given flowers, once a rose in Italy when … Continue reading

Posted in baluster jugs, crazy flowers, Imagine Gallery, pie dishes, Spring Fling | 8 Comments

USA Slipware Tour Volume II

Sniff sniff, this morning I broke my very favourite breakfast tea mug, it was a sweetie salt glaze one of Toff Milway’s that was just perfect and I’ve been using it for the last almost 4 years that we have … Continue reading

Posted in Ang, Dan Finnegan, Doug Fitch, Kivin Crowe, Liberty Town Arts Centre, Ron Philbeck, Virginia | 8 Comments

An Evening of Pottery Porn

What seems like months ago (given the events of the last few weeks) I was sat in a darkened shed in deepest Devon with Doug and Alex and Marky Mark drinking tea or beer depending on your preference, eating a … Continue reading

Posted in Alex McErlain, lobed dishes, pottery porn, York Museum | 16 Comments

USA Slipware Tour Volume I

So here I am back at home in a stunningly sunny Galloway. When I left the mornings were thick with frost and the daffs were just about ready to burst out with their glowing yellow that marks getting through another … Continue reading

Posted in America, Cape Cod, Doug Fitch, Hollis Engley, USA | 5 Comments