Posts tagged with ‘pottery’

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    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....

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    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...

  • Photos and Food of the Westcott Area of Syracuse

    By on July 2, 2013

    We had some intense days working on helping our daughter move in but ate wonderful burritos and spicy calamari...

  • New Pottery Bowls and a Ceramic Frog

    By on May 7, 2013

    My most recent hand-thrown bowls are these top two.   The three blue hand-thrown pieces beneath were made by...

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    I Made this New Bowl in Pottery

    By on April 2, 2013

    This bowl took me a long time to make but I am happy with the result. First I threw...

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    Pottery I Made and Gave for Christmas Gifts

    By on December 27, 2012

    It took me months to make these 11 pieces of pottery for Christmas presents, a project whose scope I...

  • Connecticut Clay Artists

    Connecticut Clay Artists’ Show

    By on November 16, 2012

    I enjoyed going to this Connecticut Clay Artist’s show. Some of this work was done in the same studio...

  • I Made These Four Pottery Trays

    By on August 21, 2012

    I made these four pottery trays, experimenting with glazing techniques. The square one was texturized and dipped in...

  • My Newest Pottery Bowl

    By on July 18, 2012

    I’m pleased with this most recent bowl I made, both the shape and the glaze. I carved out the...