Category Archives: owl

A Slippy Week’s Work

Phew, it’s been an awfully long and tiring sort of week this week, everything has been kind of hard work, it’s been cold and wet and windy and a bit quiet and lonely. I’ve had lots to do though so … Continue reading

Posted in big jugs, owl, slab dish, wet slip | 11 Comments

Flap Flap Flap

I’ve a string of pictures fro you here, partly because I am so very tired that I have not the energy to be writing much and if I do it will be even more gobble-de-gook than it usually is. I’m … Continue reading

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Potato Peeling Pots

These two sweeties are visiting just round the corner from my workshop and pop in a couple of times a day when they’re here to see what I’m up to. They were confused as to how I fitted all the … Continue reading

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The last firing of 2010 for me was unpacked yesterday, in it was this dish which I was very pleased with.I failed to keep up with giving you these articles to read, not sure if you’ve had this one yet, … Continue reading

Posted in Craft and Design Magazine, lidded jars, owl, Snow | 6 Comments

Online Shop Open! Brand spanking new online shop madebyhandonline is now open for business just in time for you all to do your Christmas shopping, pop along, have a good browse and chose some lovely things to give or maybe even keep … Continue reading

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Bumbling and a stumbling

Eee bye gum what a week. I have for the most part been in hibernation. Digging yourself under a mound of cosy blankets and warm woollies is all there is for it (physically and mentally). Here we are though at … Continue reading

Posted in Corsock Craft Fair, marks in snow, owl, Snow | 6 Comments


Where on earth has the week gone? I suddenly realise it’s friday and I don’t know what on earth happened to the Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday bits. where did they go? I’m not entirely sure what there is to show … Continue reading

Posted in bowls, Cambridge Contemporary Art, owl, plates, sgraffito, teapot, thistles, Wild Hart, work experience | 5 Comments

Owl day

This morning I looked at the title of Ron’s latest post in my blog feed and thought it said “A Few New Owls” and then clicked it but couldn’t find the owls only to realise that it actually said “A … Continue reading

Posted in owl, pierced mugs, plates, puzzle jug, Ron Philbeck, white on white | 5 Comments

Sunny weekend

What a weekend! Beautifully sunny and hot, well Paul reckons it’s warm but for a red haired hay fever sufferer believe me it’s hot. I don’t do too well in the sun you know and it’s bringing out a lot … Continue reading

Posted in 17th C mugs, bluebells, Humbug mugs, owl, sunshine | 8 Comments

Seven Year Itch

Friday again, feels like it’s been a long time coming this week. Unpacked another glaze kiln this afternoon and some more pots that I like a lot lot lot have come out, I didn’t have much time at the end … Continue reading

Posted in brushed slip, hoolet, Museum of London, owl, pie dishes, reflections | 6 Comments