Old skills, new skills…

I've been in my studio honing my throwing skills. Architectural forms have always been an inspiration for me, so I've started with straight-sided cylindrical forms in grogged stoneware. I really like the rough surfaces offset against the straight lines.

Texture!

Close up! New experiments... coiling, building, forming, scratching.... TEXTURE!

Royally enjoying a side project …

I am currently working on a little side project, making some favours for a very good friend's wedding. I picked up a new bit of bling at her hen party yesterday and felt like wearing it in the workshop today Here I am, cutting a template for a 'cookie cutter' to use with clay...