Doodling on clay aka Sgrafitto

Doodling on clay aka Sgrafitto

I am a doodle lover. Not on paper though, I rarely do that but I have been known to doodle carve on my gourds so when I saw sgrafitto pottery I knew I found a new passion. It’s a neat process…but it can be a little messy as well. First you let the piece...
Pine Needle Basket Weaving

Pine Needle Basket Weaving

People ask me all the time how long it takes me to weave a Pine Needle Basket like this. The quick and short of it is…. a long time!!!  I weaved this basket last November at an Art and Craft show I was vending at. I don’t remember if I started it or ended...
Mama chicken and her babies

Mama chicken and her babies

Recently I have done a few gourd art pieces that are totally unlike my previous pieces. I delved into the world of the Gourd Chicken! This started as a request from a family member to make her a gourd chicken. Yikes, I thought, this is not my style. No wood burning,...
It’s no trouble, Trouble

It’s no trouble, Trouble

I knew this day would come, but that doesn’t make it any easier. My faithful furry feline friend is now in kitty hospice. After 18 years, a very ripe old age for a cat, he is rapidly declining.  The vet said his blood work is off the charts and he is in complete...