Category Archives: slip

Last pot?

A little bit of soppy love stuff for you. This is the last pot that Doug will make while he is a single man and the last that I will decorate before I am a married woman. Flipping heck, what … Continue reading

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Hatfield Volume II

On the hot sunny Friday morning that was the first day of Art in Clay at Hatfield one of my lovely visitors, Wendy, arrived bearing this lovely bunch of roses from her garden along with a picnic and Pimms to … Continue reading

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Peace and Hope.

Here for you is the last slip trailing of 2012. This is about 17″ diameter and is an order for a customer. It is sitting in the workshop now drying out over the next wee while. I am having at … Continue reading

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Once upon a time I made pots

It feels like a life time ago when I last sat down to make pots properly. I had, a small problem shall we politely call it, with my glaze. ie it had decided that with my latest batch of clay … Continue reading

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Dear Ms McAndrew

This last week I received an email from a student asking me very politely if I would mind answering some questions for her as part of her course. I get this sort of request fairly regularly and I always try … Continue reading

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Slipware Mugs: Vol II

[youtube] Here you go guys and gals, mug decorating the return! These were the second batch of the 50 mugs that I made. It took me ages to slip them all, some definitely longer than others, the number of … Continue reading

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A new exhibition called “Slip…” opens tomorrow at The Ruthin Craft Centre in Denbighshire in North Wales tomorrow, April 2nd. I have got some work in there so do please drop in and see the show if you get a … Continue reading

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That time of flipping year again

It’s been a bit of a “humph” day today. It is February after all, what else should I expect, thought we were getting away with it lightly this year so far. I haven’t achieved very much today at all and … Continue reading

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Jugs and oranges

I slipped the three legged beasts and I like them rather a lot! Two are no more because I seem to have suddenly learnt how to throw really finely and the flipping things collapsed on me, hmmm mustn’t try so … Continue reading

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