Resolutions Reviewed

Posted by on Jun 30, 2011 in About Me, Photography, Pottery, Teaching | 2 comments

As a true Resolutionist, I couldn’t let the end of June pass without a status review of my 2011 resolutions (it is a neurotic burden).  June is the half-way mark after all.   So here it is: Better Pots – The general focus for 2011 is practice and refinement.  The shows that we have planned are providing plenty of opportunity for me to be purposeful and mindful when I make pots.  I feel like I have so many pots to make, so I make the same pot multiple times with the same surface treatment.  It gives me lots of opportunity to refine and tweak things.  I am having a lot of fun because I have a...

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Photography in Focus

Posted by on Feb 5, 2011 in Craft Show, Glazes, Photography, Plates, Pottery, Selling Pottery, Uncategorized | 0 comments

I am richly blessed.  I get to make pottery and meet great people.  In 2010, we participated in the Humane Society’s Annual Canine Crawl.  It was the most fun show!  At the event, I met Speight Farmer who purchased a large dog bowl for his St. Bernard.  Speight and Nassim are animal lovers and photographers. Little Dragon – Speight’s camera Little Dragon – my camera Seascape Plate – my camera Seascape Plate – Speight’s camera Today, they came to Firetower Studio East to give me a photography lesson. He and Nassim take wedding photos, portraits, and pet...

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