A Bottle by Keri…

Congratulations to Keri, one of the lovely people who comes along to my tuesday evening clay workshops, on producing her first bottle shape! Having now learned the art of collaring she is unstoppable! This great piece came off the wheel without a hitch and I can't wait to see how she will glaze it. Just like Keri here, you …

Colour, Texture and Engagement at The Serpentine Galleries

Last night, a friend and I went to a Private View of two exhibitions at The Serpentine Galleries. Firstly, we saw the work of Leon Golub in his show entitled Bite Your Tongue. His graphic images were spread across the walls on textured canvases, hanging not stretched. Most of the oversized images were harrowing, expertly crafted …

A generous donation…

Yesterday, I received a very generous donation from an old friend of NINE BANDING WHEELS! To anybody else this may seem like a very strange thing to get excited about, but for me it feels like Christmas has come early! I am so excited for my students, just imagine the exciting banded decoration we'll be able to …