There have been so many wonderful people through the pottery this year, I have absolutely loved seeing new potters have a whale of a time and some smitten by the clay. The day sessions are best of all when there is enough warmth in the air to get the thrown pots drying that day, so … Read more
Thank you top Sarah, who came new to a pottery day with me last month and left me a really wonderful review. It was such a pleasure to show her how to throw on the wheel. Here is what she wrote; Fab day with Louise and her Mum Sheila, Tracey and Joyce, making and throwing … Read more
I have been busily making little clay replicas of two lovely and rather iconic buildings in my area. One housed the church community I belong to St Michael’s, a beautiful ‘tin tabernacle’ church hidden in the back streets of Kettering, and the other, the ‘big’ parish church with its magnificent and iconic medieval spire, that … Read more
Little fishy badge, this lime green is such a beautiful colour. Thinking of making some with fish with Santa hats, I wonder if that’s just too bizarre??
As we draw nearer to the festive arranging, there is the inevitable wish for Christmas related things. Here is a tiny pin badge just about 1.5cm squarish ready for the occasion.
Shiny spotty bird, one of a series of silly animals that have appeared in the new pin badges
I’ll be posting some of the new designs for the tiny pin badges, with bears and cats and birds. They have been super to make, and lovely to be able to wear something that attracts friendly comments