Category Archives: Kitchen

Eggs and Bananas

Painting the earthenware plate with the range of underglazes and glazes I have managed to accrue slowly and with much thought. The images I had in mind were so specific in terms of colour, and it seems vital to achieve … Continue reading

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Planets and new friends

Painting my earthenware plates finally, after longingly looking at them for so long. Two beings meeting, how nice for them.

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failing and not failing

My plate a day ended up not being any of the sort, but I am persevering because it seems to work, despite not being any of the sort in terms of making plates, or adhering to one a day. No-one … Continue reading

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Black and white, hands and feet

Have finished my two companion pairs. They have differences that remove them from being simple mirror images of each other, having done them freehand and freestyle. I will be firing , and glazing them in transparent glaze – with the … Continue reading

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A plate a day, and black clay

Have just got the studio ready for black clay – I have no idea why I thought black clay would be good in a studio normally dealing with white porcelain clay but let us not dwell on that too much. … Continue reading

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Mother hen and her flock….

Slowly trying to get back into a good work rhythm again.  Why does it take ages to get a good work rhythm and such short time (and a few boozy weekends) to destroy it? 

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