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Finally getting these near completion

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Last extravaganza starts tomorrow! !Ok thats all ,,, I am going to go lay on the couch some more and watch TV,,, I still have lots of episodes of ''the great british baking show'' so far all of this baking going on hasn't inspired me to ''bake'' anything,, although I have been eating english muffins every morning w/ Janets homemade orange marmalde,,.

Florida Faience Pottery Shared .

The Winter GardenThis is the first year that Jeff has planted a winter garden. We are really enjoying it.

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The Beat goes on,,,,,,As you can see from the picture today I do have some new finished pots,,, these 3 pots are from a month ago, that I finished glazing and firing this week,,, and I finished the ''Bumblebee orchid'' painting and the matching pot for it,,,.

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Subtle Ceramics, Modeled After the Simplest of FormsInside a former bottling factory in Brooklyn, the artist Danny Kaplan creates hand-thrown lamps and objects that feel at once ancient and modern.

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Shop Update Feb 7th at 7pm AST!Today's the day New items will be listed in our online shop at 7pm Atlantic.

Village Pottery Shared .

Still Making PotsAnyone looking through my recent posts might think that I wasn't making pots anymore. Since the pandemic hit I have been making salt pigs a...

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More days of wine and roses,,,, sighRight after I did the last blog,, I was driving home from my trip to the "Family Dollar'' w/ bags of dog-treats for Booboo,,, when my car engine started making an odd noise,,,,,, that kept getting louder and scarier,,, I barely made it home before the whole loud engine grinding noise stopped along w/ my car...."

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Teaching Studios Online: Design and ClayFaceted Bowls, carved from solid, class example. This winter I am teaching my Clay 1: Hand-building class entirely online for the second ti...

Rachel Dorn Ceramic Sculpture Shared .

A New Year, A New StartSince my "junk journal", that was bound with washi tape, was completed at the beginning of the month, it was time to create a new one.

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Working on sculptures-coil built

Kim Murton Shared .

Windows, Paints, and InksI did a thing! I lettered the full length glass door to our pottery studio / gallery.

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New plates I'm going to stay with this for a few more

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The T List: Five Things We Recommend This WeekImage A view of "Companion Species: Acknowledgment, Blanket Stories and Generations" , an exhibition of work by the artist Marie Watt at the Loro Piana store in New York's meatpacking Gillard.

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Tuesday, January 12, 2021January 2021 and we are seeing a new year of changes. We are in the place where we need to decide how to move forward.

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OptimisticWelcome 2021! I am feeling optimistic as we start the new year. We have a vaccine for covid-19, which means there is hope for an end to the...

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New Year's Covid BallsThis COVID ball is not an ornament In December I made a bunch of these COVID balls as gifts.

Rachel Dorn Ceramic Sculpture Shared .

Times's Coronavirus Coverage Preserved in a Time Capsule in AustriaIn a year that felt apocalyptic, Martin Kunze has been making plans for the actual end of the world, with some help from The Times.

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Starting up again with little plates

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Results from DoctorAt first I was relieved that it wasn't cancer or something really horrible,,, but then later on I realized it is going to be damn near impossible to keep making pots,, and w/ no pots to sell,,, there is no.

Florida Faience Pottery Shared .

Happy HolidaysHappy Holidays To everyone! Mark and Meredith.

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Tis the season!For the last month or so my back has been hurting,, which is about normal seeing as I spend a lot of time hunched over the wheel turning pots and then carving and painting them, and then the rest of the day Im digging in the gardens or dragging around hoses to water everything,,,.

Florida Faience Pottery Shared .

In a Tough Year, a Nativity Scene ‘That Has Had Problems'The Vatican's Nativity scene this year has prompted much criticism — and some head-scratching.

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Letting GoLast night I finished another spread in my art journal. I needed to relax after a few intense days of glazing and loading the kiln for the...

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Rare Bird in FVPG Soda firingJust a week after I'd collected an exciting new selection of pots from a late November soda firing, there was one more chance to fire a couple more.

Gillian McMillan Shared .

Pugmill: Labor Saving Equipment for my Labor laborMy family's first order of business: put googly eyes on the pug mill This week I added a piece of equipment to my studio that I never thou...

Rachel Dorn Ceramic Sculpture Shared .

The Countdown to Christmas DeadlinesWe are in the final push to get orders out in time for holiday gift giving.

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Yes, It Is Time To Return To ClayRecent orders have motivated me, thank goodness. Here are sample photos. Some of the items are already sold; most are still available.

Willow AK Pottery Shared .

TilesWe have a store!

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Catch-up time talkAnd even weirder I bought an ''outsider art'' drawered chest by R A Miller,, with a painted flag on top and a devil and Uncle Sam painted on the sides,, I kept walking past it thinking,,, this ''thing'' seems familar ,, and when Lynn looked up the artist on her phone whne I brought it back,, turns out he was sorta a big deal,,, and the piece is...

Florida Faience Pottery Shared .

Wassail Stirrup CupJust a week ago I took my two cubic feet quota of pots over to The Vault Kiln at Shadbolt Centre.

Gillian McMillan Shared .

Art Journal EscapeYour probably wondering if I am still a potter? I guess you could say I am a pig making potter, since that is pretty much all that I have...

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Finished pieces

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In Bangkok, Translating Military Might Into PorcelainAn artist's installation of seven blue-painted tanks is a striking reminder of the anti-monarchy protests going on in the streets.

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Mugs and Plates at Oak Hollow GallerySome of these mugs are at the gallery, some have already been claimed If you live in the Yakima area and are interested in having your 2020...

Rachel Dorn Ceramic Sculpture Shared .

The Holiday Season BeginsWe usually host Jeff's family for Thanksgiving. We've had as few as eight and as many as seventeen.

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Work in progress for Guardino Gallery and Bainbridge Arts and Crafts December

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A Guide to Glazing Chosen KaratsuThere is a new video up on the Karatsupots youtube channel. On it, I explain the process of glazing Chosen Karatsu ware, from applying the ame glaze, to trimming the ame, and subsequent application of the wara glaze.

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Danish Hygge Is So Last Year. Say Hello to Swedish Mys.The essence of mys is the feeling of warmth. And the best city to stock up on mys-making supplies is Stockholm.

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Discovering Vintage MadridWhen the pandemic temporarily closed El Rastro, the city's sprawling street market, neighboring shops had a chance to shine.

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Copenhagen Offers Ceramics That Are as Appealing as Its CuisineShoppers will find pieces suited to every purpose and style, whether it's a sculptural statement vase or an everyday coffee mug to brighten dark winter mornings.

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How Archaeologists Are Using Deep Learning to Dig DeeperTrawling ancient history with neural nets.

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Online Shop Restock Tonight 8pm ASTSet your alarms! Our next online shop restock is this evening at 8pm Atlantic, 4pm Pacific, 7pm Eastern We'll have a limited number of Lupin Mugs, Lupin cups, Celtic Shore PEI mugs and Blush Pink Lace Mugs up for grabs.

Village Pottery Shared .

Sweet SixteenHere is a chance to take a better look at the latest sixteen teeny plates.

Gillian McMillan Shared .

A Parade of Painted PlatesEric Metcalfe tells me that he's really missing the camaraderie of our Raids and the opportunity to paint a plate or two.

Gillian McMillan Shared .

Chosen Karatsu 11/17/2020Today I want to post the results and thoughts about the latest CG firing. This firing was more successful than the CG firing in March, but I've uncovered some other problems, namely uneven reduction.

Karatsupots Shared .

Extravaganza Weekend!Its the busiest weekend of the year,, and Its the busiest for our gallery as well,,, lots of folks coming out to buy pottery, Janets' jewelry and w lots of new paintings as well, from all of our artists.

Florida Faience Pottery Shared .

Your MarketWho is your market and how did you find them? Facebook: Instagram&.

MudTalk Podcast Shared .

Jars and thingsHere we are it's November and I can hardly believe all that has happened this year.

Whynot Pottery Blog Shared .

Holiday Popup Shop at Village Pottery this Weekend!We're doing things a little differently this year. Instead of packing up a select number of pots to take to events, we're opening up the shop this weekend so you can shop from our entire collection!

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Virtual 26th Annual Artisans Studio Tour Starts Nov. 14thAs a collection of working artisans, we are delighted to bring to you the 2020 Artisans Studio Tour in a virtual format.

Garrity Pottery Shared .

Scream and Covid-19 MugsScream mugs with layered cone 6 red. The orange was on for the first firing on the left; the red was on for the first firing on the right....

Rachel Dorn Ceramic Sculpture Shared .

Kiki Van Eijk: 20 Years of DesignAs one fan says, the Dutch designer is "really a conceptual storyteller, creating her own world using craftsmanship and nature."

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Jonathon's, Blue Tit and RainforestOn the last Tuesday of October I took advantage of Canada Post's offer to ship one parcel free, within Canada, on a Tuesday in October.

Gillian McMillan Shared .

Proudly Wear Your CrownI thought I would share a page from my current art journal. This was done with a mix of acrylic paint, Neocolor II watersoluble pastels, col...

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Under The Sea with NeoColor II PastelsThanks to Suzie, AKA Smartcat, I bought a small set of Caran d'Ache NeoColor II watersoluble pastels!

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I am working on small sculptures for Guardino gallery "Little Things" show

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Online Studio CoursesWhen YVC moved online in March, I moved my three clay finals online, but was still able to get on campus that week to load and unload kilns...

Rachel Dorn Ceramic Sculpture Shared .

Peacocks and a lidded bowlHere is more pictures,,, the one on the left is of peacocks and has a matching base and you can see it has a pair of sculpted peacocks on the top,,, it has a most elaborate glazing going on the tail feathers,, I used a gold glaze for the details,,, it was one of those project that I keep adding more and more,, and glazing / firing again and again.

Florida Faience Pottery Shared .

Pottery for saleThe Water hyacinth has a carved surface and and then glazed,,, the Lily piece is hand painted in glazes,,, I don't know why but carving the flower and then glazing is easier for me,,, when I am painting on a smooth surface I seem to tighten up,, its all sort of freehanded and gets out of control and there is no erasing,,.

Florida Faience Pottery Shared .

Hey Jude…"Jude" came out of the kiln yesterday and is boxed and heading to his new home.

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Work From Home, Computers and Renovation ProjectsYakima Valley College is online for nearly all classes this quarter and for winter quarter, just like we have been since March.

Rachel Dorn Ceramic Sculpture Shared .

Happy Little NothingsLast year I bought a set of Arteza Real Brush Pens. I thought I was going to use them for lettering but quickly realized it was going to b...

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How to Roll a Clay SlabOne of the first things you miss as a hand builder when transitioning to a home studio is the slab roller or, at least, it was for me.

Jilly Bean Pottery Shared .

House TileI need to keep records of these house tiles since no 2 are alike. I like to base them on the customer and what they like.

Whynot Pottery Blog Shared .

Process shots

Kim Murton Shared .

Flat heads first-getting back to the studio. These are about to be glazed and fired

Kim Murton Shared .

Nolan Drew: PoMoArts CAIRI popped down to Port Moody Arts Centre / PoMoArts on Thursday. Two shows have been installed for a while now.

Gillian McMillan Shared .

Pinch Pot PumpkinThis fun, seasonal project actually uses one of my all time favorite techniques  joining two pinch pots together.

Jilly Bean Pottery Shared .

Jonathon opened the boxesI was astonished to have Jonathon Bancroft-Snell phone me early last Thursday morning. He said the three boxes had arrived.

Gillian McMillan Shared .

Serve it up with a pigA few months ago I had an order for a large piggy jar, big enough to hold K-cups for coffee.

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Create without Fear!While the kiln was firing I spent some time with my small journal of gel printed pages.

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Canada PostWhere did the week go? Since opening the kiln on Monday I haven't worked on pots at all.

Gillian McMillan Shared .

ExperimentationA couple of weeks ago I was going through an old box of art supplies and came across a set of oil pastels.

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Loon TeapotMy kiln was finally cool enough to open yesterday morning and I'm pleased that all the plates and jugbirds look delicious.

Gillian McMillan Shared .

RabbitsI have always enjoyed the top rabbit and decided that I needed to add this other rabbit to my tiles.

Whynot Pottery Blog Shared .

Finished all the shipping

Kim Murton Shared .

Business Tips and AdviceThank you for taking the time to subscribe, download, and support this podcast. Today the topic is business tips and advice so let’s hear some business tips and advice from other potters.

MudTalk Podcast Shared .

Wrap up Weekend at Village Pottery  Village PotteryIt's hard to believe our final weekend of the season is upon us. We want to thank everyone who came by to support us during this uncertain time.

Village Pottery Shared .

Busy HandsHere is a little sampling of things I have been working on. I watched a few YouTube videos this summer about making glassine envelopes usin...

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Spy Glasses in the StudioRocking the spy glasses in my studio I got myself some new glasses for the new school year.

Rachel Dorn Ceramic Sculpture Shared .

It's been a long, long timeNew direction going on, House tiles. If you are interested give us an email M.

Whynot Pottery Blog Shared .

In My Own Little Bubble…Some months back I bound this journal using a simple method using handmade washi-tape along with electrical tape.

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Some but not all of the pieces going in my ETSY shop for Art in the Pearl Online showPhoto's of recent ceramic pieces.

Kim Murton Shared .

AggravationDid I mention,, that it has been hellishly hot and humid ,, nonstop,,,, which means pottery won't dry right,,, between the heat and the moisture in the air,, pots have been warping and cracking right and left,, I have to keep them in the AC when I'm not working on them,,.

Florida Faience Pottery Shared .

Garden WalkMy favorite part of the day is spending time in the garden in the early evening.

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Glaze fire cone 4 these are all going on ETSY link is over on the right top corner Murtondishes Labor Day Weekend

Kim Murton Shared .

Focus… a mugHello again, I did say that my next posting would focus on pottery. A friend, Diane, sent some beautiful photos this morning of one of my mugs in use...

Willow AK Pottery Shared .

Glazing Mugs, Plates, and Lemon SqueezersMy kid's reaction to a calendar snafu on the first day of online school I was able to bisque and glaze almost a full kiln last week.

Rachel Dorn Ceramic Sculpture Shared .

Painting plates and more plates for Art in the Pearl Online showPhoto's of recent ceramic pieces.

Kim Murton Shared .

STILLNESSIt was a treat to attend an art opening on Thursday after six months since we've had the chance.

Gillian McMillan Shared .

The One Way Street…A friend recently asked me if I was still walking everyday. Some months back I was posting a daily walk photo on social media.

Meesh's pottery Shared .

Back To Studio? Is It Time?As one who always considered "back to school" a very significant event, I am now feeling that public education, as I have experienced it, w...

Willow AK Pottery Shared .

Coastal BubbleWay back in February we decided to find an AirBnB holiday house, on the coast if possible, so that we grandparents could spend more than an afternoon with the little boys, and their parents, and Uncle Mike and Robin.

Gillian McMillan Shared .

Production shots

Kim Murton Shared .

I've Gotten Myself Into A Bind………….But in a good way! At last I gathered or purchased everything I needed to learn coptic stitch bookbinding.

Meesh's pottery Shared .

Garage sale weekend !Todays picture is of my new painting and pottery,, its of 3 of my orchids,, the painting took me so long only 1 orchid is still blooming,, I would say that I am ''getting the hang'' of painting,, but I haven't,, it still takes me forever to get it finished,, but I still enjoy the process of painting,, I might try adding a bird to the next painting.

Florida Faience Pottery Shared .

Wee Little PiggiesMy sister asked me to make her a salt pig and she wanted a tiny one.

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An Elegant Bowl Handmade in MaineCampfire Pottery, in Portland, makes these serving dishes in an old mill factory.

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Face Bulbs ReduxI like this one where I expanded the mouth in exchange for removing the eyes entirely Besides throwing plates and citrus squeezers and face...

Rachel Dorn Ceramic Sculpture Shared .

More Throwing: Lemon Squeezers, Plates, Scream Mugs, and Kid LessonsDry plates waiting to be fired At the end of June, I told myself that I could have all of July to myself before I started thinking about pre...

Rachel Dorn Ceramic Sculpture Shared .

Have A Beautiful WeekendFor many years we have spent the first week of August at the base of Mt. Sunapee in Newbury, NH, at the League of NH Craftsmen's Fair.

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Adding a New Name to the Canon in Clay: Doyle LaneThe underrecognized Black ceramist made tiny "weed pots" in the 1960s and '70s that are seen today on a fresh pedestal.

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Piedmont Craftsmen Virtual ShowPotters are good at being creative, especially during a pandemic. In person shows and exhibitions have been cancelled through the end of...

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Building a large piecePhoto's of recent ceramic pieces.

Kim Murton Shared .

I hope this finds you well.If you need to contact us - shopping button over on right hand bar. Be safe, wash your hands, wear a mask...

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The Happy Place!I am starting an online watercolor class this weekend! It's another course on the Teachables platform, with The Happy Ever Crafter.

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Glazing: Lemon Squeezers and PlatesLemon squeezers I did some glazing and firing this week, mostly because I wanted to get my lemon squeezers done so we could use them....

Rachel Dorn Ceramic Sculpture Shared .

Harlequin HappeningMy mother used to refer to her mis-matched china cups and saucers as her 'Harlequin' set.

Gillian McMillan Shared .

Belcarra BowlIt takes me about a month to make enough pots to justify firing my kiln.

Gillian McMillan Shared .

ISOLATION POTTERYIn this time of Covid-19, a whole new set of terms has arisen to describe our situation  Covid Brain, Before Times, etc.

Marian Williams Pottery Shared .

Little Tree Library Dry ShelvesLittle Free Library with new shelves on the kids'/sidewalk side. The Little Tree Library has a small problem.

Rachel Dorn Ceramic Sculpture Shared .

Days of wine and virus,,,,Also every week we plan a trip,, Bob and I are aiming for he Wakulla Springs lodge and Janet and I are planning a trip to the Orlando Museum of Art to see the ''Florida Highwaymen''exhibit,,, Its the most important art show in America today,, so much so that it deserves its' own permanent museum!

Florida Faience Pottery Shared .

Screaming Faces, Mugs, and Thinking About Eyes2020, the facial expression In the summers, I like to take a complete break from my teaching and my school work so that I can come ba...

Rachel Dorn Ceramic Sculpture Shared .

Putting Pen and Paint to PaperThroughout these months of isolation paper, paint, and ink have become my new best friends.

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Are We Winning Yet?I am not too proud to admit that I am really struggling right now. The state of our nation with DT in the White House, combined with Covid-1...

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Jars from Ms.BMark had a few nice Jars from the last firing. I love these new mugs they look so soft.

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Happy Independence DayNow more than ever our own personal independence is most important,, the way we think and act,, our families, friends and business/job....

Florida Faience Pottery Shared .

Lemon SqueezyI finally got into the studio this week. I guess I haven't thrown since early March and I haven't...

Rachel Dorn Ceramic Sculpture Shared .

Spring 2020There are many surprises in slowing down. Due to the lockdown this spring, I realize how full my days have been with teaching and other obligations and have found satisfaction in stepping back to reflect and devote concentrated energy on solitary tasks in the studio, kitchen and sewing room.

Garrity Pottery Shared .

July 11 and 122020 A year to remember It's time to make a trip to the Seagrove area, we hope you will stop in to see what we have been up to.

Whynot Pottery Blog Shared .

The Reluctant PotterI have really struggled with clay during the pandemic. I am not really sure why but I have been drawn to working with paper, paint, and ink...

Meesh's pottery Shared .

Mid-June UpdateMid-June, and were still living the &; lifestyle for the most part. We are able to do so and it seems the right thing for...

Willow AK Pottery Shared .

A few photos inside the gallery

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A Most Unusual Spring…Although today is June 13, I just found this post written April 8, but it was never actually posted.

Willow AK Pottery Shared .

Off to the mountainAlso we went to Calloway Gardens. I went into the geodesic Butterfly pavillion,, i was all alone with a thousand tropical butterflies,,, at first it was great to have all these butterflies to myself,, and then the ''twilight zone'' feeling kicked in,,, without all the kids running around going crazy,, the fun was missing,,,.

Florida Faience Pottery Shared .

Life in the Time of Covid'Life in the Time of Covid' was Alan's suggestion as a title for my newest Pope's Hat Plate.

Gillian McMillan Shared .

Open by appointment and pickupWe know that life has not returned anywhere close to the old normal. We are all trying to work within the guidelines set up to keep us and...

Whynot Pottery Blog Shared .

Newcomb style potsSo the pots you see pictured here are inspired by them,,,, they require an extra step when creating them,,,, after I carve and underglaze the piece, I shellac over that part and let it harden overnight and then the next day I gently wash away the unshellaced part to get a smooth background and so on and so on,,, its a lot of fussing around w/...

Florida Faience Pottery Shared .

Susan Folwell: Taos LightSusan Folwell began her journey into a Native re-interpretation of the Taos Society of Artists in 2017.

King Galleries Blog Shared .

We will be at the gallery Saturday Social distancing and wearing masks!

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Brand new Sophie!Also I made 4 pots in the ''Newcomb pottery'' style,, it takes an extra day of work to make them,,, due to shellacing the carve surface and sanding the background surface,, and then lots of fussing around w/ them.

Florida Faience Pottery Shared .

Guardino Gallery Show info

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Last batch finished and set up in the gallery-the whole show is posted onlinePhoto's of recent ceramic pieces.

Kim Murton Shared .

A CupFor sipping, for wine, for libations, for water, for juice, for the bathroom, for the kitchen, for the table.

Whynot Pottery Blog Shared .

My new granddaughterAND now you can't go be with them,,, so it is nervewracking,, no sleep just waiting and waiting and I was most excited to go and see Sophie today,,, but of course thats not gonna happen.

Florida Faience Pottery Shared .

John Driscoll, Scholar, Art Dealer and Collector, Dies at 70He purchased and expanded Babcock Galleries, New York's oldest art seller, while building a renowned pottery collection.

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Little Books and JournalsLast week I stitched a quick little journal out of water color paper. I wanted to use it to have some fun with water color splotches and ink...

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Mark's mugThere seem to be a lot of different mugs, teacups, beer steins going on. Mark has always thought about calling himself MugTown....

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Guardino gallery Show opens May 28th-online after May 26th

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A Century of Black-on-Black Pottery: 1920-2020Explore the creative beginning to a century of black-on-black Pueblo pottery beginning in 1920 at San Ildefonso Pueblo.

King Galleries Blog Shared .

Take a virtual visit to Village Pottery with this new video by Retrospective Media — Village PotteryVillage Pottery is the longest running pottery shop on Prince Edward Island, Canada. Established in 1973 by Daphne Large, Village Pottery has been making functional and decorative pottery for over forty years.

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Blush Pink Mugs and the Jillian Harris effectIt's been a very exciting time here at Village Pottery since influencer Jillian Harris purchased and shared our Blush Pink Mugs!

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Garden show weekendLast weekend was the first weekend we were open,, very few people came out and all wearing masks,, I have to say it was great being around people,, and not too many of them, which was fine w/ me,,, I was just so glad to talk to somebody who wasn't my dog or family its been 6 weeks since we closed.

Florida Faience Pottery Shared .

Work in progress photos from my worktablePhoto's of recent ceramic pieces.

Kim Murton Shared .

Image TransferI have really enjoyed printing with a gel plate. Initially I had purchased a small 6" x 6" plate and after using it for a month, I decided to...

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Everything is Canceled and Harry Potter QuiltClay Classes and Events Canceled Spring is usually a busy time for art in Yakima and at YVC.

Rachel Dorn Ceramic Sculpture Shared .

Happy Mother's Day!Happy Mother's Day to all the Moms out there! My sweet girl Danielle sent me this box filled with lot's of comforting goodies...

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More waiting to be painted

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Gallery is open ya'll!It was really great to go out to the gallery today,, I grumbled about having to go every weekend and make/sell pots,, but I didn't know how much fun it was,,,, all the dealers I visit with and all the new treasures to see,, the most important part is seeing Mandy and getting hot tasty meals all weekend long ,, luckily the neighborhood chinese...

Florida Faience Pottery Shared .

Blue Corn: All the Colors of the ClayBlue Corn "Crucita Calabasa" was known for her distinctive polychrome pottery from San Ildefonso Pueblo.

King Galleries Blog Shared .

Pandemic PotteryThis would seem to be such a marvellous time to take advantage of my pottery studio and be wildly creative, but like some other artists, I'm finding that the quieter and slower pace of isolated life hasn't been inspiring so far.

Gillian McMillan Shared .

Social Distance WalkingI'm lucky in that I can walk out my door and head up the hill for a walk, and I rarely encounter anyone else.

Karatsupots Shared .

At least there are flowersIt is spring, May, we have been through the winter, April showers, a pandemic that keeps us all at bay.

Whynot Pottery Blog Shared .

Two totems

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Cuteness Overload!I am in LOVE with these little paper purses! I can't even tell you how much fun I had making them.

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Ppe Pals!After several weeks of wandering around the studio, I am finally inspired and working like crazy,, on the front page of my website is all the ones I made,, and I have 6 more firing in the kiln and still more ideas for the next batch.

Florida Faience Pottery Shared .

Listing potsThe moon came out last night with a sky full of stars, if you get some time in the evening go out and spend a few minutes standin...

Whynot Pottery Blog Shared .

Finished Mount St. Helens BoxesEruption Box, 2020, low fire ceramics, 5.5" h x 7" l x 5" w This week I finished glaze firing my boxes fo r Reminiscing On The Erupt..."

Rachel Dorn Ceramic Sculpture Shared .

What day is it?The most common question right now seems to be, "what day is it"? As we all seem to loose track of the days that are usually mar...

Whynot Pottery Blog Shared .

Making Terra SigillataOnce I've finished painting my leather-hard jugbirds with coloured slips I leave them to dry.

Gillian McMillan Shared .

There is so much going onI am making this quick because I am heading to the kitchen. It seems that cooking, even for two, takes up a good part of my time....

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Pottery Making Idea For When You Can't Work At The Studio During Corona LockdownIn this crazy time, it's hard to not make pottery, but it's also hard to do if you can't get to your working studio.

Marian Williams Pottery Shared .

Look Mom Look! see what I made! ! !AND I do have my ''Mattel Creepy Crawly Thingmaker'' in the studio, by an electrical outlet ,, w/ the liquid goop rubber right next to it,, ready to start making rubber bugs and reptiles,,, so may I am losing it, but I do have to entertain myself and nothing to make,, just wandering around the yard w/ Booboo the dog,,.

Florida Faience Pottery Shared .

Susan Folwell: Taos Light, Canvas to Clay, Pueblo PerspectivesSusan Folwell began her journey into a Native re-interpretation of the Taos Society of Artists in 2017.

King Galleries Blog Shared .

DIY Washi Tape and Handmade CardsI recently bought a small gelli plate for mono-printing. Printers used to make their own plates with gelatin, and you still can, but now th...

Meesh's pottery Shared .

Mount St. Helens GlazingMy mixed ash/low fire glaze ready to fire Early this winter I was invited to make some work for a Mount St. Helens art show.

Rachel Dorn Ceramic Sculpture Shared .

Juice CupsBlack and Blue Starry Night Summer night.

Whynot Pottery Blog Shared .

Pots from Ms. BSmall jar for anything you like. Sugar, salt, sweetener, dreams. the lid. Birdhouse.

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What's differentWhat are you doing differently at this time? How are you spending your time? I feel as if everything takes 10 times longer to get done tha...

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Five weeksWe are now 5 weeks into the shut down since we could see what was happening around us and went ahead and shut the doors to our business bef...

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From green to glaze firePhoto's of recent ceramic pieces.

Kim Murton Shared .

How To Convert An Old Electric Kiln To A Gas-fired KilnIf you have ever had the opportunity to fire in a gas kiln, you know the wonderful results that can be obtained-unlike any other!

Marian Williams Pottery Shared .

Online Show and ZoomWhen Port Moody Arts Centre was forced to close, due to the ever-increasing danger of the spread of Covid 19, artwork in the three recently-opened shows remained in an empty building.

Gillian McMillan Shared .

Slow Lives! Slow Food On Slow PotteryThis is an update of a previous post as I feel that it is timely.

Marian Williams Pottery Shared .

Salt Jars 2020We are working on a way to sell pottery and tiles, but it is slow.

Whynot Pottery Blog Shared .

Pinch Pot MugLooking for an easy, almost no tools needed clay project? Then this one is for you!

Jilly Bean Pottery Shared .

Twilight zoneNext up is Tom Sawyer and Huck Finn,,, these books have been in my bookcase since I was a kid,, and after that is ''Farewell to Arms'' we had to read it in 8th grade,, and I hated it and never made it past the first chapter,, and got in big trouble for my fakey book report on it, in front of the entire class no less.

Florida Faience Pottery Shared .

Anthurium FlowersWell we cancelled Bob's birthday trip to the Golden State park in GA. and then we decided not to go,,, and just now we decided to go afterall,, its a pretty remote location,,, Im just worried about our governer not letting us back in the state,,, all of our state leaders are going crazy trying to out do each other in the name of saving our...

Florida Faience Pottery Shared .

The Florida state bird and FlowerAnd back to real life,,,,,,,. I was listening to the NPR radio while potterying and they suggested seeing as we are all on lockdown w/ nothing to do,, now is a good time to get exercising,,, they suggested ''push-ups''.

Florida Faience Pottery Shared .

SmileEven though it's hard sometimes. I am still here. I am still healthy. Jeff is too.

Meesh's pottery Shared .

Ms. B 2020We had planned a firing for the small kiln a few weeks back and with everything that has come up we pushed it aside.

Whynot Pottery Blog Shared .

Clay Tools You Already Have at HomeHave you ever found yourself wishing you could do clay, but not quite sure where to start?

Jilly Bean Pottery Shared .

FeetI have been looking at my feet a lot as I am walking. Why? Because I feel that I need to see where I am stepping.

Whynot Pottery Blog Shared .

Spring Break: Mount St. Helens Boxes and Thinking about Teaching OnlineDarter, the cat, inspecting my work This week, besides being the second week of schools being closed in Washington and the first week...

Rachel Dorn Ceramic Sculpture Shared .

Golden CloudHandmade, artistic, pottery created for daily use and decoration. I make functional ceramics, horse hair raku and other decorative clay works.

Future Relics Pottery Shared .

New batch of little plates.

Kim Murton Shared .

Show Dismantling.What an extraordinary few weeks we have had since I last put together a blog.

Gillian McMillan Shared .

Atlanta Rainbow MugHandmade, artistic, pottery created for daily use and decoration. I make functional ceramics, horse hair raku and other decorative clay works.

Future Relics Pottery Shared .

After the Stretching Comes the CompressionClay is such a wild material for creating work. It starts as a lump, really as a goop of mud, and can be turned into solid forms that are microwave and dishwasher safe.

Jilly Bean Pottery Shared .

Latest glaze fire.

Kim Murton Shared .

How Does Social Media Affect Your Work?So there is something for you to think about. But let’s get back to our topic for today: how does sharing on social media impact your work?

MudTalk Podcast Shared .

Painting plates todayPhoto's of recent ceramic pieces.

Kim Murton Shared .

Propane CGFiring Notes, 2020/03/16Gas kiln firing, 2020/03/16. Chosen Karatsu and Madara glazes. 3 types of Madara glaze from old buckets in which the exact contents were largely forgotten.

Karatsupots Shared .

More tiles and something newThere were a few more tiles in the kiln that I thought you might enjoy.

Whynot Pottery Blog Shared .

Shows Postponed. Get a Gift CertificateHandmade, artistic, pottery created for daily use and decoration. I make functional ceramics, horse hair raku and other decorative clay works.

Future Relics Pottery Shared .

Teaching Pottery Online, with Social DistancingGovernor's Directive for Moving Teaching Online Friday afternoon I attended an emergency meeting at my school in response to the COVID-19 directives from Governor Inslee.

Rachel Dorn Ceramic Sculpture Shared .

Opening the kilnWhen we have an order, such as the tile, there is plenty of space that needs to be filled up.

Whynot Pottery Blog Shared .

The world is uncentainJust stopping in on my way out to the studio. I have those orders that need some attention today.

Whynot Pottery Blog Shared .

Marcia Selsor WorkshopMarci Selsor is one of the ultimate gurus on alternative firing techniques. Pretty much all I've learned about terra sig, feather raku and saggar firing, I've learned from her...

Marian Williams Pottery Shared .

NYCWe checked out of our hotel on Sunday morning and began our walk to Central Park where we had brunch reservations at Tavern On The Green....

Meesh's pottery Shared .

The Ceramics Designer Inspired by 20th-Century Drawings of Brain CellsAfter finding a book of vintage medical illustrations, Eny Lee Parker decided to translate those shapes to clay.

Ceramics and Pottery Shared .

Fickle leather hard stage-everything looks so inviting. Like chocolate…..

Kim Murton Shared .

Be Warned… Vacation Pictures!The week before last I took a little break and flew to Connecticut to visit my daughter.

Meesh's pottery Shared .

Iditarod Restart Today… and still moving snow, LOTS OF SNOW!I am sitting in our living room while 57 dog teams and their mushers, about a mile away, are soon to start their exciting and challenging trip to Nom...

Willow AK Pottery Shared .

Recharging the batteriesBefore we jump into a very large project of kitchen tile we had planed a trip off.

Whynot Pottery Blog Shared .

Tips to Set Up a Pottery StudioOriginal Discussion on Instagram Article: Organizing a Pottery Studio Thanks for tuning in! This is episode 23 of the MudTalk Podcast and were talking about setting up your pottery studio or clay&.

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The Designer Making Surprisingly Humanoid Sculptural CeramicsJeremy Anderson, the co-founder of the modernist lighting studio Apparatus, is molding a space for himself with a collection of porcelain and stoneware vessels.

Ceramics and Pottery Shared .

Earth, Form, FireThis title was chosen for TriCity Potters' upcoming juried show as a way to include a variety of pottery techniques.

Gillian McMillan Shared .

Studio Move-In FinishedMy cleaned and remodeled studio as viewed from the doorway to the house. I've finally finished my studio move-in.

Rachel Dorn Ceramic Sculpture Shared .

There goes FebuauryHere we go just flying into March, I can not tell you where the days go.

Whynot Pottery Blog Shared .

The Week In ReviewWhat a week it has been! We unloaded the gas kiln, had a snow day, and I worked through a few more letters in my modern calligraphy course....

Meesh's pottery Shared .

Casting Clay: The Bronze Works of Joseph Lonewolf 1974-80Joseph Lonewolf begins his pottery career with a splash. His "pottery jewels" were a unique and new approach to Santa Clara pottery in shapes, sizes, and designs.

King Galleries Blog Shared .

Last batch and full shelves.

Kim Murton Shared .

A Studio Update Through PhotosSeems like a good day to post, while Keith spends the day moving snow. Lots of snow!

Willow AK Pottery Shared .

Soda Kiln OpeningHandmade, artistic, pottery created for daily use and decoration. I make functional ceramics, horse hair raku and other decorative clay works.

Future Relics Pottery Shared .

Hand-built Student Work: PortraitsIbet Vargas started adding texture to her dog while the work was still solid. This technique allows her to add clay and eventually remov...

Rachel Dorn Ceramic Sculpture Shared .

Meesh's potteryWe have spent the week glazing and will fire the gas kiln over the weekend.

Meesh's pottery Shared .

Full moonI did tried to get a picture of the moonset the other morning and as you can see I need to work more with my camera on settings.

Whynot Pottery Blog Shared .

Oh, the weather outside isJust a mess! I hope everyone is safe from the storms that blew in here yesterday.

Whynot Pottery Blog Shared .

How did it get to be February already?Piggy bank orders have slowed down a little in the last few weeks, but I was happy to get an order for a large bull pig bank.

Meesh's pottery Shared .

May Your Day Be Full of RainbowsHandmade, artistic, pottery created for daily use and decoration. I make functional ceramics, horse hair raku and other decorative clay works.

Future Relics Pottery Shared .

Gorgeous SunsetHandmade, artistic, pottery created for daily use and decoration. I make functional ceramics, horse hair raku and other decorative clay works.

Future Relics Pottery Shared .

Bring Tools and Work back into the StudioThe countertop partway through installation My clay studio remodel is officially done. It's actually been officially done, according...

Rachel Dorn Ceramic Sculpture Shared .

Chalices for Communion sets, my wayThere are a couple of ways to make goblets and chalices that I have seen and tried.

Pic Works Pottery Shared .

A little fun with some old back to school ideasPinch pot demonstration Over the years, I have had to develop small projects for introductions to clay, fun optional project and Mark...

Pic Works Pottery Shared .

New Glaze Loads out of the KilnMugs from the new glaze load Award bowl for order Back up award bowl for order I have been working a bit more now that the weat...

Pic Works Pottery Shared .

Assembling a Teapot; it doesn't just happen!As I have said before, in past posts, teapots are the test of the potter.

Pic Works Pottery Shared .

Succulent GardenTwo days ago, my grand daughter took time from her Summer vacation time to plant the Succulent Garden for her grandma.

Pic Works Pottery Shared .

Wedding Jar Part 3Now the jar is waiting to be fired, drying should take about a week. I have engraved the name of the couple on the lid, along with the...

Pic Works Pottery Shared .

Soup Weather?Handmade, artistic, pottery created for daily use and decoration. I make functional ceramics, horse hair raku and other decorative clay works.

Future Relics Pottery Shared .

Your never too old…To learn new things! Last year I promised myself that I would learn to do modern calligraphy.

Meesh's pottery Shared .

Free Shipping until the end of the month!Happy 2020! We hope the new year is off to a good start for you.

Village Pottery Shared .

Pots in the Spot… an explanationA friend suggested spotlighting pieces of pottery on Facebook so more "Friends" can see what I am making in my peaceful, ;.

Willow AK Pottery Shared .

A taste of SpringI am working on a new computer, trying to learn new skills to go with.

Whynot Pottery Blog Shared .

Wood Fire DreamsBowl by Louise Harter - Dragon Incense Burner by Steve Murphy This tiny bowl, by Connecticut potter Louise Harter, has become my go to...

Meesh's pottery Shared .