Friday, 18 September 2015

My cups are running over

 Photos courtesy of Andrew Cowen

Sunday, 13 September 2015

Wrapped in Plastic

 Coil -built pots based on drawings of Iranian fritware from the V&A in London


Keeping things damp and cool ready to paint

Wednesday, 9 September 2015

blue guitar

Mass hysteria, wave after breaking wave
Blueblooded Cantonese upon these shores
Left the gene pool Lux-opaque and smoking
With dimestore mutants. One turned up today.

Tuesday, 8 September 2015

spring coil

The joys of simple repetitive skill.

Monday, 7 September 2015

Monday, 31 August 2015


The beginning of some largish jars for the JamFactory's 'icon' project.They are coiled Bennett's terracotta and a lot of fun to make..

Monday, 17 August 2015

Sailing homeward

The ever fascinating struggle between form and surface,decoration and content.Raw dry pot cobalt- decorated ready for biscuit firing.