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An Extraordinary Story – Ceramic Tiles

This winter I had the pleasure of partnering with the ever so talented Illustrator/ Artist Veselina Tomova, along with 89 grade three students at Elizabeth Park Elementary and a gaggle of teachers. Together we created a series of ceramic tile installations. The kids blew my mind with what they made, how well they listened and … 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

Washing off the clay

Washing off the clay

It’s been such a busy summer working at the Clay Studio, not to mention my own personal clay projects.  Sometimes you just have to clear your head and wash the clay off. Lucky for me, I live 20 minutes from this great swimming hole with natural falls. You can take a quick dip on lunch … Continue reading

Work Attire of a Different Sort

Work Attire of a Different Sort

As a potter, getting dirty is all par for the course. Aprons can save your clothes a little, but we potters know how seldom we really use our aprons. I just prepare to get messy most days. It’s all part of the creative process anyway– and it keeps me feeling connected to the clay. That’s … Continue reading