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...

Manually firing my Cress Kiln

My Cress Kiln let me down! Manually firing my Cress Kiln wasn’t my original idea but one that came about by necessity.You see, it was a rainy Sunday afternoon, which should have been the perfect time for me to spend happily in my studio elbow high in clay. I had...

Some days I just don’t got it!

Have you ever had one of those days on the Pottery Wheel when absolutely nothing works? I had one of those days a few weekends ago and I hated it. ┬áHaving to hold down a “real job” to pay the bills I look forward to Friday mornings which is my “Play...