Monthly Archives: June 2012

Things that have been a happening

This new format is taking me a little time or two to get the hang of, it’ll come though I’m sure. This week, well since Dan left, I have been trying to concentrate on getting pots finished that were already … Continue reading

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Dan Finnegan: For One Day Only

This Saturday saw the Scottish Potters Association host a one day “American Tea Party” workshop at my pottery. The demonstrator extraordinaire was none other than Mr Dan Finnegan. Here he is, trying to blend in with the natives of this … Continue reading

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Ceramic Review

I think my postman was rather taken aback yesterday when I greeted him with such enthusiasm and showed him the front cover of Ceramic Review through it’s plastic cover and declared that ‘those jugs are mine’! As if being asked … Continue reading

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6 X 6 at Just Art

Opening on Saturday 16th June at Just Art in Fochabers is ‘6×6, a personal choice of six of the best Scottish based potters working today’. Featuring Daniel Kavanagh, Miriam Reed, Patricia Shone, Lara Scobie and Fiona Thompson oh and me.It … Continue reading

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American Teaparty Workshop

I have a certain Mr Dan Finnegan coming here on the 23rd June to give a workshop at my place and you would be most welcome. It is free to members of the Scottish Potters Association and £20 to none … Continue reading

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Firing Number Three

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N7_eoLEoj0M]  Here you go with the film version of my firing last week on possibly the hottest day of the year so far. Lots of lovely birdies for you and some proper fabulous countryside. It never ceases to amaze … Continue reading

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Humungous Thank You’s!

Well that is Spring Fling 2012 over and done with, the build up to it started in about erm, June 2011, for the Spring Fling committee at least. This blog is to say a huge thank you to them, and … Continue reading

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Spring Fling 2012

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Spring Fling Weekend is Here

 This morning I had a trip into Castle Douglas to decorate the big bay window at Low’s newsagents. Drew who has the shop had offered me the window to use over the Spring Fling weekend to promote the event. So … Continue reading

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