The Irish Odyssey – Part Two

25 Jul

After leaving Waterford we skipped over to Cork to meet up with family friends for a few days.I love the way the old buildings are still well used – for example the Jameson Whisky Distillery just outside Cork is housed in this distinguished building an…

A Potters Irish Odyssey – Part One 2019

23 Jul

You might have noticed this blog has been quiet for the last month?Well I have been on a grand (as they say) tour of Ireland and incorporated many studio visits along the way. There were eight in all and so I have decided I will do a series of posts……

hitting the wall

8 Jul

The clock is on countdown to the Clay and Glass Festival. Last week I finished more work than I thought was realistically possible, and somehow managed to get it all into the bisque kiln. Usually, a few pots won’t make it in. Like, that kiln was packed…