Posted in February 2013

New Home, New Studio

New Home, New Studio

I started 2013 as a new home owner. My goal is to have my own studio based out of my home. I’m starting off small. This means I’m using my living room as a makeshift studio. My first project was hand building porcelain espresso cups for an exhibition. Above is a shot of the process. … Continue reading

Clay in the Classroom

Clay in the Classroom

The creativity of children never ceases to amaze me. I’ve had the pleasure of working with a group of grade 5 students on an Art Smarts project. Together, we’re creating a clay tile mural from scratch. It’s so interesting to watch how kids collaborate. It’s like magic. Here, I’m checking on the drying progress of … Continue reading

An Unexpected Visitor

An Unexpected Visitor

This week at the Clay Studio, I received an unexpected visitor. I was immersed in my daily work when a ceramic admirer of the four-legged kind arrived in the kiln room! My co-worker had surprised me by bringing her senior furry friend for a tour of the studio. Here she is having a conversation with … Continue reading