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Being a potter has its moments. It’s not always zen-like with pretty colors and Patrick Swayze has never visited. There are just as many disasters as there are successes. I hope to share the process!

It’s Show Time!

It’s Show Time!

In just a few more hours I will be heading to my last show of the year. I am not a big fan of doing shows because they are so much work. I am pretty much on my own since hubby is not a fan of helping me. This year, however, I really have looked forward to them.Please...

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These Tiny, Colorful Trinket Dishes have so many uses

These Tiny, Colorful Trinket Dishes have so many uses

I love tiny things  and these tiny Flower Trinket Dishes have stolen my heart ❤️ This year I started to make these tiny, colorful trinket dishes and they have caused quite the stir! At 3” they take up very little room but they come in handy for so many things like:...

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Making pizza like a potter.

Making pizza like a potter.

​I know, that's a really crazy headline but I was making pizza dough the other day and realized that I used one skill I learned from being a potter and it made all the difference in the world. When the pandemic of 2020 hit hubby Ben and I decided that instead of...

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USPS Announces a Rate increase during the Holiday Season

USPS Announces a Rate increase during the Holiday Season

And so it begins. USPS announces a rate Increase during the Holidays. Starting on Oct 3, the cost of shipping packages is (temporarily) increasing. The United States Postal Service is anticipating a huge shipping season so they have proposed a “temporary” rate...

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Tie-Dyeing – Living Colorfully

Tie-Dyeing – Living Colorfully

Last Saturday I spent the day learning a new skill. Tie-dyeing. It was a colorful, super fun day! The workshop was called "Immersion & Shibori Fabric Dyeing". Shibori Fabric Dyeing is the Japanese art of resist-dyeing fabric. It sounds really fancy and it can be...

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My thoughts on Etsy Star Seller Program

My thoughts on Etsy Star Seller Program

Last week Etsy announced to sellers that they would begin a new program on September 1, the Star Seller Program. Customer service is an important part of a marketplace like Etsy which is comprised of millions of people selling their goods.  When Etsy started it was a...

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My name is Dani and I am the potter behind this page! I am retired and having a ball being the artist I always wanted to be. My studio is located in SE Oklahoma and I share it with two cats, Emily and Max. Have a look around!

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