Category Archives: Victoria and Albert Museum

Pots down south

Here I am back in the workshop after a silly quick trip down south at the weekend. Last weekend I was driving north to the middle oft he middle of nowhere, this weekend I was on the train south to … Continue reading

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More pictures

Postcards arrived this afternoon. What do you think? This is the entrance to the ceramics rooms at the Victoria and Albert Museum. There are some big big pieces on the plinths around the room and you can just maybe make … Continue reading

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Welcome home

These little ladies were out waiting to welcome me home from London yesterday (except I took the picture this morning as it was dark when I came home but I’m sure they were there in spirit. Kindrogan was good, as … Continue reading

Posted in Bridget Drakeford, British Musuem, Heritage Crafts Association, Kindrogan, Nicholas Marsh, Owen Jones, Paul Young, Scottish Potters association, Victoria and Albert Museum | 7 Comments

New pots and a weekend away

I’d left a glaze kiln cooling when I jetted off for Devon last week, here are a couple of the things that came out of it. The plates above are for the Carbon Busters schools project which is run by … Continue reading

Posted in Annabel Faraday, Bridget Drakeford, Craft and Design Magazine, Doug Fitch, Nicholas Marsh, Paul Jessop, Paul Young, Scottish Potters association, Victoria and Albert Museum | 9 Comments

A bit of a 17thC day

Well I absolutely had to start making today, there is only so long one can wander around tidying and neatening piles of things in a workshop that doesn’t have enough space to swing the proverbial cat in. Maybe I don’t … Continue reading

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To be going on with

Back home again and exhausted. It’s been a crazy busy but very enjoyable trip. Annabel and Elissa it was really great to see you both again. Thank you so much for your hospitality it is very much appreciated.The show went … Continue reading

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New V & A Ceramics Galleries!

Oh my! WOW! Kid in a sweet shop doesn’t describe the half of it. The new ceramics galleries at the Victoria and Albert Museum are out of this world!!! Nearly went onto melt down, too much to take in but … Continue reading

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