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I’m glazed over!!

It’s been a very busy week of glazing and firing. Also, I started out doing the last week of Dionne’s Drawing for Textiles course but I broke all my felting needles, the textile techniques came to a halt so I … Continue reading

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A week of this and that!

I started the week off throwing some pots with a new speckled stoneware clay and I loved it. Some clays just seem to handle better than others and this clay felt wonderful squeezing between my fingertips. Somehow I’ve forgotten to … Continue reading

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A week of raku firing

I have spent most of my week raku firing leaves, beads and pendants to stock up my shop . I now have over 200 listings.  All these leaves are now in my Etsy shop, they are going fast. They look … Continue reading

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Making flavoured gin and ceramic components.

It’ supposed to be summer, but you already know if you live here, the British weather is so unpredictable and this summer has been a bit of a wash out. That does mean everything in the garden is lush and … Continue reading

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So what was new in May

That’s another month gone, where is this year going? It’s flying by, which wouldn’t matter if felt I’d achieved a lot but this month, I know I’ve been busy but I can’t think what I’ve done apart from making beads … Continue reading

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Handmade Ceramic Earring Charms

This week I have mainly been working on new listings for handmade ceramic earring charms, also some new pendants too. There will be more pendants and beads to follow. Etsy launched the new shop manager this week, so far I … Continue reading

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New Ceramic Beads and Pendants

I’m in the process of updating my Etsy shop with handmade ceramic beads, pendants and cabochons. They are all one offs so they take ages to photograph and list, especially the shiny lustre ones. The addition of lustre means an … Continue reading

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Preparing for Autumn

Well Autumn has actually arrived, it was a misty start to the morning but now we have blue skies and sunshine so I’m heading out to work on the herbaceous border in a short while. It’s much colder in the … Continue reading

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Creative Sundays – Week 4 – ceramic beads using Silhouette Cameo

Just a quick post from me today, I’m still painting the tile mural so I’m busy busy. I thought I’d share a great tutorial by Marsha Hendrick on Ceramic Bead Artist website, it’s for making a mould from jelly pots … Continue reading

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Five on Friday- My Week

It’s been a busy week, I don’t know where the time goes but I don’t seem to have finished anything. I’ve washed my brushes out ready to start painting a tile mural commission. Porcelain artists take a lot of care … Continue reading

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