Speckled Clay

I have been playing with different clay bodies over the past few months, and it’s been quite the experience. I’ve had some tragedies. But, I’m learning a bunch. The science of clay is fascinating. I may never really figure it out, but I can certainly learn, take notes, and keep …

Vintage Fabric Love

I admit it! I’m obsessed with vintage character bed sheets. It’s true. (They say admitting you have a problem is the first step on the path to recovery, right?) I stumbled upon some Strawberry Shortcake sheets a couple of years ago, and they were the bed sheets of my childhood. …

All the Tiny Pots

I love throwing tiny. Trimming tiny, on the other hand, is a bit of a struggle. I can’t tell you how many tiny pots I’ve cut right through while trying to put a foot on them. Whoops! Last week, my husband was out of town, which gave me an excuse …

Holiday Ornaments

These little letter ornaments, and the support of some awesome friends, started this adventure. I made this first batch in the autumn of 2016 to give to my family for Christmas. In September, upon request of a friend, I posted a photo of them on Facebook and Instagram and they …

Pumpkins!

I was walking up to the grocery store and saw some adorable clay pumpkins. I picked one up, looked it over, considered purchasing it, and then I thought: “I’d really rather try to make one.” So, in my next ceramics class, I sat down and attempted to throw a really big …