An Artful Holiday

I keep threatening everyone that one year, over the winter holidays, I am going away to an island.  Since that didn't happen again this year, I tried to pack as much art as possible into my days off.  And I…
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Container Candles

As I said in my last post, I've been ignoring pretty much everything while practising hard on my wheel, and also working on developing new glazes. I'm still obsessed with lustre glazing and there's one in particular that I'm absolutely…
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Gorgeous Crustiness

I always loved organic surfaces and textures, the ones only nature can create. There is a wonderful beauty to it if this is combined with handmade elements. My own works is evolving and changing - often not slowly over time…
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Weekly Keep-Our-Sanity Challenge: Beetle

For this installment of our weekly Keep-Our-Sanity challenge, we chose the theme of Beetle.   Let's talk about the significance of Beetle in human history. It's symbolic presence in myth and culture around the earth is prolific. Here is a sampling (from Beetles as Religious…
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