Posts tagged with ‘pottery’

  • Our Daughter’s Pottery Made at College

    By on November 27, 2015

    I know the kind of time and skill this array of pieces represents; the scope and quantity of her...

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    The Outrageous Vase I Made for Lilacs

    By on May 11, 2015

    I made this outrageous vase for holding lilacs. It solves an engineering problem of displaying these woody branches effectively...

  • Polly Castor pottery

    Two Handmade Nesting Bowls for Spring

    By on April 29, 2015

    I made these two nesting bowls for spring. I made them on the wheel, then carved the bottoms, glazing...

  • Juniata’s Ceramics Studio

    Juniata’s Ceramics Studio

    By on April 17, 2015

    Laura and I enjoyed getting to see Juniata’s pottery studio today. Here are some photos of it...

  • New Thrown Vase with Experimental Glaze

    By on April 7, 2015

    This is the largest vase I’ve thrown to date. I glazed it with a mixture of three completely diverse...

  • 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...

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    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,...

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    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...

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    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...