Category Archives: kiln fired art

Taking Inspiration From A Walk In Dodd Wood

The sky was blue yesterday instead of the usual dripping grey that comes with rainy days so we headed out for a walk. It’s so muddy everywhere we decided to walk up Dodd, one of the lower fells with good … Continue reading

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Eco printing on silk

My fish kettle arrived so I was keen to try it out for eco printing . I bought some broom handles and cut them to the right length. I found plastic pipe would collapse when it was steamed. There aren’t … Continue reading

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Tick tock….clocks

I have been busy making things all week but I couldn’t get any decent photos as it’s been so dull and dark, so those are for later. I can show you my raku clocks that are now adorning my walls, … Continue reading

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Art Elements Theme Challenge – November – Stars

When I saw the topic for November’s Art Elements theme challenge I knew exactly what I wanted to do. However things kind of went downhill all the way, I thought maybe I shouldn’t tell you about it but as I … Continue reading

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Screen Printing On Ceramic Tiles Using Silhouette Cameo

I was asked me to make some ceramic coasters with text on them, this was the perfect opportunity to try out doing some screen printing using the Silhouette Cameo to cut the mask. If you remember a while back I … Continue reading

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Eco Printed Silk And Cotton Scarves

I’ve had such a lot of fun eco printing scarves this week. I could happily keep them all, as I  look at them oohing and ahhing,  but as there is so much I want to explore with this technique, and … Continue reading

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It’s all about leaves – eco printing and ikebana bowls.

It’s been all about leaves this week, partly because it’s the time of year when you better hurry and pick some before they are gone, and secondly I got the hosta leaf ikebana bowls glazed. You might have seen them … Continue reading

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Porcelain Ceramic Jewellery Components

Hello campers, just a quickie post today as I have so much work to photograph and list today. I did intend making some jewellery for my shop with these porcelain pendants and earring charms but I just don’t have the … Continue reading

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A day trip to Capri

Take a day trip with me to Capri, on various modes of transport. If my children are reading this I’m sure the music will make you smile 🙂

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Amalfi, Positano and Ravello

I am sure the Amalfi road has to be one of the most famous drives in the world, however having noticed that every Italian car seems to have been knocked about, (not surprising when you have seen the driving) we … Continue reading

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