Hand illustrating majolica
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Hand illustrating majolica

Here is the link to the longer video of the short reel that I put up on Instagram yesterday. This is in response especially for those people who loved the mesmerising effect, and the calm feeling of me painting. Thanks for your feedback. It show me painting the front face of the new plant pots….

Radio Interview went well
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Radio Interview went well

Thanks for all your lovely feedback on my radio interview with BBC Radio Northampton’s Tim Wheeler last night at 7.15pm You’ll find a link to the interview here. Despite the nerves I loved chatting to Tim and managed to say everything I had planned to touch on. I talked about my incredibly talented dad who…

Pet portraits of all kinds of creatures
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Pet portraits of all kinds of creatures

You may have seen some of my Christmas pet portrait commissions on my Instagram and Facebook feeds, I post them on there where I can. Obviously, I can’t pop anything onto social media if it’s a gift, or surprise. Don’t want to give away any secrets or spoil an occasion! All kinds of dogs and…

Great Charity Pot Sale – 30th January 2021
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Great Charity Pot Sale – 30th January 2021

Join me in supporting this terrific event, check out the online Facebook and Instagram campaigns @greatcharitypotsale and #greatcharitypotsale I will be offering 100% of the profits to my nominated charity Cransley Hospice, from the sale of these cute hanging rainbows over the last weekend in January weekend when they are purchased from my Etsy store….

Plans for pottery experiences for 2021 -update
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Plans for pottery experiences for 2021 -update

At the end of the last year I published the pottery experience dates for 2021. I put a lot of thought into how these could run safely, so I’m still planning to get going with these as soon as the lock down is lifted and the Government guidance indicates that it is safe to do…

Christmas Pet baubles- Tree decor
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Christmas Pet baubles- Tree decor

Find these cute tree decorations in my Etsy store, perfect to reflect your furry friends smiley character or as a memorial for a beloved pet. Great Christmas Tree gifts for friends and family, only £18 each. Each stroke is hand painted in ceramic colours then fired in the kiln. Modelled on photos customers provide, dogs,…

Christmas Home Decor – make it handmade
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Christmas Home Decor – make it handmade

Customers and saying to me that Christmas feels close this year. Gift buying and preparing Christmas home decor and decorations is really important. Covid has made us more aware of our home, and we are getting prepared in case of another lockdown. So, to help get ready I have released new Christmas designs earlier than…

pottery experiences for 2021
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pottery experiences for 2021

So glad to be able to publish the pottery experience dates for 2021 I’ve put a lot of thought into how these can run safely, and you can look at the dates and work out when you’d like to come, either contact me on the contact form or contact me from my facebook or instagram…

Long tailed tits
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Long tailed tits

I caught a glimpse of a couple of long tailed tits near one of the feeders in the garden on Sunday. It had feathers in it’s beak, maybe it will build one of its architecturally wonderful spherical nests nearby?  I’ll keep you updated…………

Two cat portraits
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Two cat portraits

Kitty cat pals immortalised. Here are two of very many pusscat and dog portraits that I have undertaken. It’s a lovely thing to do to be able to capture a little bit of animal magic so owners have a pottery ornament as a reminder of their fave pet. This owner is coming to one of…