Tag Archives: Douglas Fitch

Designs Gallery Opening

Saturday morning saw the opening of ‘Together’ at Designs Gallery in Castle Douglas. Lucy and her staff have done a great job at displaying the many many pots that we delivered to them last week. It’s lovely to have a … Continue reading

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‘Together’

Designs Gallery will be hosting the first joint exhibition north of the Border of work by slipware potters, Doug Fitch and myself starting Saturday 11th October. It is a collection of their best and most recent work on which they … Continue reading

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Slipware Struggle

Today’s aim was to throw all the pots on my making list. Ha! Fat chance because the list is huge, and I got myself in a tizzy about it all and you know what it’s like when you flap, you … Continue reading

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Last one, Next one

Last weekend we were in the beautiful Derbyshire countryside at the Wardlow Mires Pottery and Food Festival. It is a great event. It is lovely and refreshing to be in a tent surrounded by many and varied types of delicious … Continue reading

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Firing time again

Here is a part of the load sitting in the late afternoon sunshine a couple of days ago, glazed and ready to be packed into the wood kiln . The same pots in less sunlight but about to get a … Continue reading

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Next Up

This week has been flat out making and decorating. We have been lucky to get some great pot drying weather so we have a bisque kiln firing away at the moment and another lot will all being well be ready … Continue reading

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It’s Almost On Us…

This weekend! Are you coming to visit? My mum is planning on baking cakes all day today so someone needs to come and help me eat them… www.spring-fling.co.uk

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The Ups and Downs of Pottery

Ah the joys of the world of pottery. The ups and downs. The highs and lows. The ‘oh my goodness this is the best thing in the world’ s. The ‘I hate this all why do I bother’ s. This … Continue reading

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The Firing Results

My apologies for the delay in getting the results of the last wood firing to you. It’s been chaos at this end. Doug has gone back south to Devon for a couple of weeks and all being well will be … Continue reading

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Happy 2014

Raw jars. Image by Phil Rigby. A few days in to the new year already and I have been somewhat neglectful of my blog but wishing you a very happy new year and I hope that it will be one … Continue reading

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