You can do anything. It’s true! Whether you are young or old, or in the midlife stream all things are possible. Do what you love, and you can do anything.
Sometimes when you do a raku firing you get a beautiful and unexpected surprise! Here we have the raku pottery vase ‘Kiss of the Dragon’. You can imagine my delight when I saw this beautiful creature emerge while cleaning this vase post reduction firing:
My creativity, and pottery has helped pull my mind out of some dark places during this experience, and what better time than now to make my first lamp!
A selection of our handmade pottery is now located at the Copper Tree Boutique, which is located in Dayle’s Grand Market in Amherst, Nova Scotia.
I may have already mentioned that the raku firing process can be quite volatile and that not ever vase survives.
Today I have decided to share with you, one of my beautiful accidents.
… sometimes secrets lie within the soul of an artwork. A little piece of the artist’s heart. Isn’t that what those who buy art pay for? 😉
An unusual seahorse has been discovered on the East Coast of Canada. This seahorse had colourings of pink and blue …
In honour of the return of ‘Game of Thrones’ this vase is named ‘Mother of Dragons’ after Daenrys Targaryen. Motherhood is always challenging, but imagine trying to raise three willful dragons. The daycare costs alone must cost a fortune and imagine trying to hire a nanny, though Arya may be a suitable candidate, and possible future sister-in-law.
‘Name that Vase – Reader’s Choice Edition’ is a friendly writing competition where we ask any of you talented writers, poets or dreamers out there who may be interested to …