Posts tagged with ‘pottery’

  • Pottery I Made

    Pottery I Made for Christmas

    By on December 27, 2014

    Here is the pottery I made for Christmas, which includes the first lidded pot I’ve ever made; I gave...

  • pottery casseroles

    Pottery by Others in the Studio

    By on December 10, 2014

    The pottery studio I have time in one morning a week is a hub of activity, particularly this time...

  • pottery glaze

    New Teacup with Experimental Glaze

    By on October 4, 2014

    Usually when working in pottery, I am drawn to either painting with underglazes or some definitive process involving carving,...

  • clay in the potter's hands

    Roberta’s Pottery

    By on August 21, 2014

    My friend Roberta shares time in the same pottery studio as me on Tuesday mornings. She is shown above...

  • pottery creations

    Our Youngest Daughter’s Recent Pottery Creations

    By on July 23, 2014

    Here is what our younger daughter has made recently in pottery...

  • Homemade Vases

    Flowers in My Homemade Vases

    By on May 4, 2014

    These are just a few of the vases I have made, but it is a particular delight to be...

  • Polly Castor Handmade Pottery

    Three New Handmade Pottery Pieces

    By on March 11, 2014

    I recently made the large scrafitto popcorn bowl, and the carved vase. Our youngest daughter made the amazing teapot...

  • pottery books

    Pottery Books I Got For Christmas

    By on December 28, 2013

    Outrageously, I got all these pottery books from my husband for Christmas. I’m looking forward to delving into them....

  • Polly Castor pottery

    Pottery I Made My Husband For Christmas

    By on December 26, 2013

    I made these two “soup and half sandwich” trays for my husband for Christmas. Both of these pieces represent...

  • Featured Artist: Constance Bacon

    By on November 24, 2013

    I have been working in the pottery studio on sgraffito pots which you saw here on this blog. I...

  • My First Sgraffito Pots

    By on November 5, 2013

    I’ve been wanting to try this technique for some time. Sgraffito is the process of scraping away underglaze while...

  • My New Handmade Tile Backsplash

    By on July 25, 2013

    It’s pretty embarrassing, but I’ve spent 21 years in my authentic retro kitchen with an ugly fan over my...