Monthly Archives: February 2014

Inspiring Iris…..

Iris, one of the prettiest flowers of spring.  A flower that has so many looks and so many color combination.  My husband, Steven, has collected at least 150 different iris rhizomes over the years.  He has created quite an amazing … Continue reading

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Pansies on Parade…..

Pansies, pansies, pansies.  I was trying to use the “Think System”, I figured if it worked for the Music Man it might work for me too.  The clay representations have been cut out, cleaned, and fired. With pencil, I drew … Continue reading

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Just for Fun…..

Gingerbread creations, not just for kids you know.  For 5 years now, a group of us have gotten together with our kids/grandkids to create gingerbread houses every Christmas.  We get together around 7-10 days before the holiday and for some … Continue reading

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Coming up Roses……

My children seem to think I have a green thumb.  I am not sure if it is a green thumb or the fearless determination to try and see how it turns out.  I think it also has to do with … Continue reading

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Benching ahead…..

Waiting for clay to dry is like watching grass grow, very slow with very little sign of change.  Wintertime is even slower, so I will spare you the boring details of cutting out the clay.  It is very similar to … Continue reading

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Benching lessons……

My first bench was a gift for my parents.  The first of anything I do is usually a gift for a family member, usually my parents.  That was 4 years ago and it had a turtle theme, my Mom is … Continue reading

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Benchtastic!…..

Okay, I am on a mission to finish a project and KEEP IT!  Easy you say, ah hah, much easier said than done LOL for me anyway.  I don’t usually repeat too many projects because the puzzle is usually solved … Continue reading

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