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New Ceramic Plaque

It took me quite a while to glaze my ceramic plaque, ‘Above a field of sunflowers in Ukraine’  I just couldn’t make up my mind how to go about it.  Should I use stains, under glazes or just oxides? And how … Continue reading

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Driftwood garden Artwave

Here’s hoping that the Angel of Storm Clouds will keep the rain away during the Open House Artwave in Bishopstone, near Lewes, when I go to invigilate tomorrow from 2-5pm! The art festival opens on Sat/Sun August 25 &26th 12-5pm … Continue reading

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House Gods and Angels

I have been thinking about how our human Gods are made. It seems to begin with a thought or concept that stick in the mind, creating a momentum of its own through constant reinforcement. I’m thinking about how the power of thought … Continue reading

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Vase making – smoke firing!

I recently wrote about a ceramic vase I was making…I have been circling around it for weeks, building up courage to place it in a dustbin and set fire to it. So last night I did the deed and torched my … Continue reading

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Ceramic torsos; Zechariah’s Angel

 Zechariah was quite an old man when one day an angel appeared before him announcing that his wife – who was also  pretty ancient – was going to give birth to a son.  This is all in the new testament, and the … Continue reading

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Angels

Angels are everywhere. In the air, water, stone; you can even see them rising like fiery sparks from a bonfire. This is an angel of storm clouds…She is made from smoke fired ceramics and will be on show during my Hastings Hot … Continue reading

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