Great result

31 Oct

The women running the Art For Bales fundraiser are still processing receipts, however the initial results are terrific.I also made a donation to bring my contribution up to the price of two bales of hay.  Thank you to those who purchased my brooch…

Great result

31 Oct

The women running the Art For Bales fundraiser are still processing receipts, however the initial results are terrific.I also made a donation to bring my contribution up to the price of two bales of hay.  Thank you to those who purchased my brooch…

Art for Bales fundraiser, sale day today and tomorrow

19 Oct

If you have an Instagram account please consider purchasing some art work for the fundraiser for drought relief, @artforbales2019There are 200 or more artists, including myself with art works and pottery for sale. The sale is taking place over two days…

Teapot, kiln failure and Art for Bales

30 Sep

I am very happy with my entry in the Sydney Teapot Show. My teapot (only one due to my kiln failing at a crucial time) titled “Bluey” sold on day one of the show!”Bluey” stoneware wheel thrown teapot 2019That will help with the expense of repairing my …

big pots

8 Sep

I’ve been hitting the limits of my abilities on a few things lately. Hitting the edges of my skills can cause me unnecessary distress. I forget that it’s okay that I don’t know how to do every last thing with clay, and I can still learn new things. Or,…

August offerings

26 Aug

I have been working on teapots for the last couple of weeks hoping for a few good enough to go to the Sydney Teapot Show which is fast approaching.My last firing was to add to my market collection and also work for the Hazelhurst Arts Centre and Galler…

A Potters Irish Odyssey – Part Three

1 Aug

Here is the final post on my Irish Odyssey… if you have arrived here via a link from Facebook you might not be able to scroll through to the first two posts so just make sure you are on this blog’s home page then you will be able to see all three epi…

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……