Monthly Archives: September 2013

Halloween Memories

Halloween, I am sorry to say, has never been a favorite holiday of mine.  I always tried to make it festive when the kids were little though.  I did have fun throwing together costumes.  While every other child was wearing … Continue reading

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Jar Attraction – Part 2

Welcome back!  Just had to see this hip new version of the bunny huh?  Let me tell you how it came about.  I am an avid gardener, fruit & vegetable as well as floral.   I preserve what ever we … Continue reading

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Jar Attraction – Part 1

While I was still teaching ceramic classes, I came across this wonderful book by Max Terry.  The book was titled “Painting Clay – POT-pourri”.  I fell in love with all the fun ideas that you could create on a clay … Continue reading

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Quilted Ornaments

  The craft fair for the Linus Project is coming up in November.  In the past I contributed boxes of sports related ceramic pieces that we were no longer going to carry on our website.  I thought it was a … Continue reading

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Plane Beginnings – The Finish Line

Now here is where I made my mistake!  I know the rules too, but I messed up big time.  I didn’t leave a large enough surface for the tail end, I had so painstakingly made, to adhere to the wood … Continue reading

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Plane Beginnings – Part 4

The tail end, whoa boy.  This took some thought.  Steven was busy at his work and I had just started a new job.  I wanted to keep the caddie balanced, no nose dives okay!  I built, out of clay, a … Continue reading

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Plane Beginnings – Part 3

Euphoric is the only way to describe it!  The colors and pieces came together as I had envisioned.  After my last blog, I knew that I needed an additional piece of clay cut out as the back drop and anchor … Continue reading

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