Posted in September 2012

A Labour of Love

A Labour of Love

I recently made something very special for my friends’ wedding. Instead of giving the usual wedding gift, or even more impersonal, money, I decided to give them something I created myself — from the heart. Here it is. I call it “Pitcher Perfect Tea” and envision delicious iced tea or Long Island ice tea inside … Continue reading

Creativity runs in the family

Creativity runs in the family

Like mother, like daughter — or so it goes. I’m proud to announce that my mom and I will be having a booth at the Christmas Craft Fair this year! Her creative venture with textiles, Red Cove Studios and my business, Wendy Shirran Ceramic Art, will be presenting collaborative pieces made by two Shirran ladies! … Continue reading

Beach Blaze, Ceramics Cooked

Beach Blaze, Ceramics Cooked

I just realized I’d forgotten to post this! The Clay Studio, where I work, had its annual Beach Firing Fundraiser at Middle Cove last month. We dug a large fire pit, wrapped ceramics in seaweed and other natural combustibles, covered them and set them ablaze over the course of an afternoon. The result was a … Continue reading