Category Archives: USA

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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Autumn Days

Autumn means berry hunting with my Cubs, they were making autumn collections this week, they looked great though not entirely edible. I was away in London at the weekend at Ceramics in the City at the Geffrye Museum. It’s one … Continue reading

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USA Slipware Tour Volume IV

So how many years ago is this then? It feels like forever ago but today sitting here in Bonnie Scotland in the scorching sun I was reminded of the balmy days in Shelby in North Carolina back at the end … Continue reading

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USA Slipware Tour Volume I

So here I am back at home in a stunningly sunny Galloway. When I left the mornings were thick with frost and the daffs were just about ready to burst out with their glowing yellow that marks getting through another … Continue reading

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And now the end is near

Well here we are just a matter of a night’s sleep and a trip to the airport away from the long journey home. I haven’t had a half a chance to blog anywhere near as much as I had hoped … Continue reading

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Hello all. We are here in sunny Cape Cod, being beautifully hosted by Hollis and Dee here. This is just a short post and I’ll have to steel a pic or two from Doug as this is his computer that … 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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