Monthly Archives: October 2013

Puzzled out…..

We are well on our way to puzzle this whole thing out!  I did get the base colors on and started to draw on my puzzle pieces.  While waiting for coats of paint to dry, I kept looking for  something … Continue reading

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Bootin’ it Up………

Centerpieces, they are without a doubt, predominately glass.  Glass vases, glass bowls, glass glass glass.  I am a believer that you should use what ever fits your mood.  Take that glass vase and place it inside an unexpected item.  It … Continue reading

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Ohhh, you better watch out……

You better not cry…….. Yeah, Christmas is everywhere and we haven’t even gotten to Trick or Treat yet.  When I went back to work full time, geez that was in March, I knew being back in the retail arena Christmas … Continue reading

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Nature at it’s best…..

Basket gourds are amazing.  They grow very easily and their size varies with growing conditions and time grown.  When they reach the size you prefer, you can pick them and start their drying time.  I just let mine go through … Continue reading

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Rusty but never forgotten……

Don’t you just love it when a plan starts to come together?  I certainly get very excited when my latest project starts to transform and actually look like I had imagined it would!  My rusty old canning jar rims are … Continue reading

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Twist on a Teapot…..

Yahoo!!!!! I couldn’t be more thrilled with the finished teapot!  There is always a sigh of relief when I pull pieces from the kiln.  So many things can go awry during the firing process.  Breakage and smeared designs are two … Continue reading

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Teapot Twisted…..

This teapot is underway.  The design is penciled on and the first color of paint is applied.  We are booking, well not exactly, the drying time is quite impossible to hurry.  You know what the say, ” A watched teapot … Continue reading

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