Category Archives: Dan Finnegan

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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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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This time last year…

[youtube] So this time last year I was (I have had it confirmed now) in America with Mr Doug Fitch and staying with Hollis Engley and Dan Finnegan and Ron Philbeck and meeting up with many many potters and … Continue reading

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Well here we are almost at the end of another year and what a year it has been. I’m giving you here a whole string of photos of people as this year just seems to have been the year for … Continue reading

Posted in Adam Booth, Alex McErlain, Amanda Simmons, Dan Finnegan, Doug Fitch, Hollis Engley, Phil McMenemy, Ron Philbeck | 7 Comments

USA The Return Volume I

I’m home!I’ve been back a week nearly now and I would have liked to have told you how it all went straight away but you know, I have been exhausted and have been just enjoying being back at home. This … Continue reading

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America – The Return

Well, here I am for the second time in one year, flapping in the manner that you would rightfully expect of me on the eve of a trip to America. Tomorrow I will be meeting up at the airport with … Continue reading

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USA Slipware Tour Volume V (I think)

This afternoon as I stared out at the rain that was falling from the gray sky, the rain that was so close to being sleet I shut my eyes just for a couple of moments and accidental spent a good … Continue reading

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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

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Sunny Virginia

Well here we are settled into the most wonderful big farm house set in amazing countryside somewhere outside of Fredericksburg. This trip is taking us to some wonderful places and allowing us to meet some truely extraordinary people. The hospitality … Continue reading

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USA April 2011

Well just in case you’ve missed this so far, myself and the notorious Mr Fitch are off to America for a bit of a busman’s holiday in April. Today these swish postcards arrived from Dan Finnegan, very classy (I’ll forgive … Continue reading

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