Monthly Archives: April 2013

Finishing, Flapping, Glazing and Packing

This last while has been a flurry of finishing pots, drying them, bisquing, glazing and the utter chaos of a bubble wrap and box filled workshop. I think it is just about under control again now. The kiln has been … Continue reading

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Variations On A Theme

Where is the time going to? As per always I feel I am just getting into my stride and what happens? Yes I’m at the end of the opportunity to make any more for this event and have to concentrate … Continue reading

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The Pleasure of Finished Pots

Today I have unpacked the first glaze kiln in a long long time. It’s been a weird old year so far, my creative brain seems to have been hibernating or just not even present at times. Anyway I think it’s … Continue reading

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Introducing the Dragons

Last Friday I did something very very important with Gregor, my nephew. I felt that as he had reached the grand old age of eleven weeks he was at exactly the right point to begin to be introduced to my … Continue reading

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Rolling Clay With Keith

I saw a link to this last week and the flipping thing is stuck in my head now. It is a genius piece of work (I don’t know whether that is gramatically correct). Whether ornot you make pots and whether … Continue reading

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How many dots are too many?

This is the centre of a 16″ charger, I started counting the white slip trailed dots as I was going around the edge of the tree but when I got to 1352. What do you think drawing so many dots … Continue reading

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Many Many Plates

Slips sieved, trailers cleaned, plates ready, on your marks, get set, GO…….. Busy busy day. I am sitting here yawning away, I’m not long off my bed I don’t think. It’s slip-tastic at the workshop at the moment. I suddenly … Continue reading

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Tygs and Text

The end of last week saw me finishing slipping these tygs. The first two images are of the same pot. It reads ‘Be realistic: Plan for a miracle’. I love lettering on pots and I am always looking for new … Continue reading

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