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New Webseries - How to unf$%k your pot

Hello All,

I’ve launched a new web series entitled – How to unf%$k your pot. In it I will be going through different lessons in pottery making. 105 more words

Goal Status: Art

On my list of goals, this one is stated as “sell a piece of art.” Technically this is something I have done many times– between the ages of about four and eight, that is. 484 more words

Life Goals

Off road authenticity

Of course my aim leans towards some image of near perfection, yet the spirit of authenticity, with all of its foibles, resides in my pottery. I admire what I consider to be the perfect balance in others’ ware, never in my own, though. 36 more words

Kathy McGonigle

Precious Time

So, there was another hiatus from most things pottery. Only the rare occasion of throwing occurred, while new endeavors in my career as a high school design teacher elbowed their way to the forefront of each waking hour. 146 more words

Kathy McGonigle

Peace from Earth

Central Michigan Student Ariel Reynolds talks about the therapeutic aspects that wheel throwing has to offer. Reynolds started throwing for a class that she didn’t want to take and fell in love with it. 10 more words


Adult Pottery

Scenes from teaching Adult pottery at Potters Place.  I’ve been lucky to have had two groups of fantastic students this past session.  Here is a glimpse at some of the amazing work they have created both on the potters wheel and by hand.


Spinning the wheel

“Throwing is an experience that will take you on a journey, often to unexpected places.” ~ Linda Arbuckle

Before our Christmas holidays, we finally started our long awaited lessons of wheel throwing. 474 more words