And on the twenty-ninth of November….

WHAT?! Where did November go and by the by, is anyone else creeped out when hearing Christmas carols in shopping centres IN NOVEMBER???? All in all, November, you have been a fun month. You’ve been there for my Finders Keepers market debut, my very first hands on clay workshop, my first BrisStyle Big Bazaar experience, a…… Continue reading And on the twenty-ninth of November….

ACOS 2014 – Australian Ceramics Open Studio Weekend

Despite a very wet and rainy Saturday, the Australian Ceramics Open Studio Weekend was a wonderful time. Stephanie Outridge Field and I throughly enjoyed the experience and we loved greeting and meeting all our visitors – both new and old friends.There were some awesome questions asked and we’re now planning to offer some classes as…… Continue reading ACOS 2014 – Australian Ceramics Open Studio Weekend

A bit about me and some of my favourite, inspirational makers.

I received a wonderful email from my friend Marta of Marta Walenda asking me to join a blog tour. The idea of the tour is that each author shares few things about themselves and about 3 other people whose creativity we find inspiring. Not only was I touched to find out that I have inspired Marta…… Continue reading A bit about me and some of my favourite, inspirational makers.

Potter’s translation of a long weekend…

STUDIO WEEKEND!  This long weekend (Queen’s birthday) didn’t go entirely to plan. We were meant to head to my Uncle’s farm and spend some time helping out. Thursday’s kiln opening put a spanner into that plan….. For whatever reason, the soak cycle didn’t cut off and the result was blistered and bubbled wares! If there is…… Continue reading Potter’s translation of a long weekend…

As any parent knows, when there is silence, something is happening…

Since my last post about servicing and maintaining my pottery wheel… I have been taking full advantage of it – making lots, replenishing stocks! I filled the shelves, only to empty them into the kiln for the first bisque firing of 2014! And it went perfectly! The first glaze firing, however, wasn’t perfect. The kiln…… Continue reading As any parent knows, when there is silence, something is happening…