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playing with glazes

Enjoying my return to work after nearly 11 months maternity leave, feeling full of ideas and inspired by the Great Pottery Throw Down. Having a little play with layering matt white, mottled ochre, matt turquoise stoneware glazes and black iron oxide. 50 more words

Noom With a Limited Pallette

This week’s Diva Challenge is to use the tangle noom. I’ve used it once before, in the post where I talked about ZenAgain, but there was so much else going on that I didn’t even mention it. 363 more words

Zentangle

Pelted by Lemons: Life on the Art Side

Warning for this post: feminist and generally grumpy critique of the art world. Cynicism abounds, but there’s a light at the end of the tunnel (because I set it on fire). 1,504 more words

Artist

Vanilla Lemon Sweet Rolls

Oh boy did I fall in love 😍 

I never thought that something like this would happen. You know as you get older and you’ve experienced many different things, tasted many different things you tend to think that you know what you like and what you don’t like. 911 more words

Breads & Rolls

Returning the Flavor with Gluten Free Mama

 

So why here, why now?

Growing up I always loved puzzles. Games magazine kept me entertained for hours at a time. I returned frequently to each issue for the treat of discovering a solution. 487 more words

Ginger

Ceramics

Been attending ceramics classes with my daughter…some of our work below! Learned that “Shino” glaze should always be under other glazes if you want practical, useable pieces, otherwise you have bubbles that break and become very unhygienic, you can see the little craters on the plate in the centre of the plate group, although I do love the effect these cannot be the dinner plates I had in mind! 72 more words

Recent work-Ceramics

Been attending ceramics classes with my daughter…some of our work below! Learned that “Shino” glaze should always be under other glazes if you want practical, useable pieces, otherwise you have bubbles that break and become very unhygienic, you can see the little craters on the plate in the centre of the plate group, although I do love the effect these cannot be the dinner plates I had in mind! 72 more words