Monthly Archives: October 2014

Oxford Ceramics Fair

This Saturday and Sunday I will be exhibiting for the first time at the Oxford Ceramics Fair, organised by the Craft Potters Association, held at St. Edwards School on Woodstock Road in Oxford. We have just unpacked the wood kiln … Continue reading

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Designs Gallery Opening

Saturday morning saw the opening of ‘Together’ at Designs Gallery in Castle Douglas. Lucy and her staff have done a great job at displaying the many many pots that we delivered to them last week. It’s lovely to have a … Continue reading

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‘Together’

Designs Gallery will be hosting the first joint exhibition north of the Border of work by slipware potters, Doug Fitch and myself starting Saturday 11th October. It is a collection of their best and most recent work on which they … Continue reading

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Miles and Smiles of Slip

The slip has been flowing this week. Lots of pots to be decorated. These are mainly headed for the next wood firing and hopefully to Oxford after that. These two birdies have been lurking for years in my brain ever … Continue reading

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Slipware Progress

Phew! Wednesday better than Tuesday. All six jugs handled, two of them now slipped and drying. Three of four dishes decorated and twelve mugs thrown. Pottery: when it’s good it’s very very good and when it’s bad it’s horrid. Today … Continue reading

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