Category Archives: Germany

The end of one the start of another

The end of another year, yet again I wonder where on earth it went and what I did during it all. I just had a quick flick back through the blog and there’s a lot there however so I don’t … Continue reading

Posted in 2010, Blogger Dan, Blogger Margaret, Blogger Paul, Christine, Doug Fitch, Germany, H M The Queen, kiln building, Paul | 8 Comments

Germany continued…

Here we are again, some more pictures from the Hohr–Grenzhausen trip. You can tell that I am capable of doing virtually nothing here at the moment by the fact that all these posts are from the trip. It does mean … Continue reading

Posted in Chris Cox, Clare Wakefield, David Constantine White, Garry and Pollie Uttley, Geoff Cox, Germany, Hohr-Grenzhausen, Northumbrian Craft Pottery, Tim Huckstepp, Toff Milway | 5 Comments

Bartmannkrug Frenzy

Around every corner was a Bellarmine jar or six, the slightly wonky, sagged in the kiln ones were my favourites. I was trying to draw some, I did do a bit but I find it awkward trying to draw when … Continue reading

Posted in Bartmannkrug, Bellarmine, car, Frechen, Germany, Hohr-Grenzhausen, Phil McMenemy | 5 Comments

Through Germany and the Netherlands with food

On the way back to the ferry at Rotterdam how could we not stop in on a random Dutch cheese shop? The owner of this one was wonderful, obviously very proud of his shop and told us all about all … Continue reading

Posted in cake, Germany, ice-cream, Northumbrian Craft Pottery, The Netherlands | 5 Comments

Back from Germany, not quite in one piece…

Well here I am, have you missed me? It’s probably been quiet and peaceful with none of my waffling going on for the last week or so, just think what the poor bunch of potters I’ve spent all that time … Continue reading

Posted in car, Chris Cox, Clare Wakefield, David Constantine White, Garry and Pollie Uttley, Geoff Cox, Germany, Hohr-Grenzhausen, Northumbrian Craft Pottery, Potfest, Tim Huckstepp | 6 Comments

Letters

How often do you get a letter through the post that looks like this? How beautiful is that, I love it. I have been wanting to do a course for a while now in some sort of lettering skills, my … Continue reading

Posted in caligraphy, Germany, Hohr-Grenzhausen, John Mathieson, lettering, Spring Fling 2010, The Heritage Crafts Association, thistles | 7 Comments

Hohr-Grenzhausen, Germany

My lovely Northumbrian Craft Pottery friends aka the Geordie Boys, have just sent a message mentioning these fliers and saying “nice fliers though noticed Hannah has her jugs on display (wonderful pair) you seem to show them at every opportunity … Continue reading

Posted in Germany, Hohr-Grenzhausen, Northumbrian Craft Pottery, Potfest | 6 Comments