The facebook elves kindly reminded me that three years ago, Dec 2nd was the day that the 2012 Holmesglen TAFE diploma of ceramics graduates proudly showcased the wares that they poured time, sweat and tears into at the Pottery Expo at Federation Square. So much has changed in the past five years! My hair is much lighter…… Continue reading FLASHBACK FRIDAY

Keep Ceramics Education alive!!

I was fortunate to study a diploma of ceramics full-time at Holmesglen TAFE across 2011-2012. I remember putting together my portfolio for the interview with the course co-ordinator and can recall just how nervous I was during that initial conversation. After experiencing a 6-week community art centre wheel-throwing course (at Carlton Arts Centre) while finalising my BA,…… Continue reading Keep Ceramics Education alive!!

How to Sell at Markets – BRISSTYLE event

I was thrilled to be asked to take part of this BrisStyle Community Development Session! Truth be told, I remember attending one of these sessions when I first moved back to Brissy and was keen to start selling my ceramic wares. I remember having Zillpa, Little Dear Studio, and Sybella sharing their stall tips and tricks! Kirsten…… Continue reading How to Sell at Markets – BRISSTYLE event

Hot off the press!! Setting up your first market stall

Thanks so much Carly, Annette and the Sunday Mail for asking me to contribute to this article about setting a market stall for the first time. What a wonderful write up! I thought I’d post up my extended thoughts, based on the questions Carly asked (which are in bold)… If you can cast your mind back to…… Continue reading Hot off the press!! Setting up your first market stall

October BrisStyle Twilight Market

I do love the BrisStyle Twilight Markets! Being surrounded by talented makers, with the “hello-weekend” vibe and this beautiful Spring weather, this market are one of my favourites. That being said, I don’t think I’ve ever felt properly set up until at least and hour after the 5:00pm start time. Given its location at King George…… Continue reading October BrisStyle Twilight Market

Show and Tell

There’s nothing like receiving a photo from a customer… My heart does this weird jumpy, skippy, leapy kind of dance when an email or notification reveals a Servant Ceramic vessel well-settled and well-loved in a new home. Here’s a couple of my favourites that have come my way recently… Thank you so much for sharing…… Continue reading Show and Tell