Tag Archives: glazing

Fat Birds

I am having so much fun creating new Fat Birds for Christmas They are coiled, so hollow inside but still quite heavy I forget how many fit in the kiln, but I’m on a roll. This lot has taken me … Continue reading

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Frog vs Boy

This is a sculpture – or perhaps two – about a Frog that turned into a Boy for a day. I had a couple of dreams about that for some reason. What would happen, what would a frog make of suddenly being a … Continue reading

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Spirals

From the lovely green ferns about to unfurl in the garden or the patterns on my finger tips, the water gushing down the drain or the galaxies high above my head; they are everywhere. Spirals.  People have been incorporating them in … Continue reading

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Treasures in Hastings

My garden in Hastings is very much looking after itself. It surprises and delights me, daily. I am luxuriating in the tropical colours and fragrances. And… …in between the weeds I find golden treasures. The taste of the strawberries is … Continue reading

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New toys…

I have recently discovered Duncan’s acrylic glazes; it is the kind of glaze you brush on after your work has already been bisque fired and/or glazed. You do not need to  kiln fire the sculptures again. And I am having … Continue reading

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Orange, she said

I glazed the fish and shells in the bowl and fired them at 1030 C. And then it was time to decide what glaze to use for the sea. I could have gone for blue. I could have gone for … Continue reading

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Ceramic bowl commission – revisiting old techniques!

Bryan and Susan remained out of contact for several weeks after the bowl they commissioned was finished. This is the commission; https://annakeiller.wordpress.com/2012/07/11/revisiting-old-techniques/ And I was hum-ing and harr-ing, looking at the bowls from this side and from that; and of … Continue reading

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Ceramic Owls

I’m sitting in my garden under a huge full moon listening to Tawny owls. They are so loud and there are so many of them and I wonder what they are up to. The night is warm despite it being late … Continue reading

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