Bear and Bird

This is a photo from a craft market I did in Cape Breton.  The raku pottery bear and cardinal are not three dimensional in the strictest sense, although they look it in the picture.  I cut them out of a flat slab of clay and then push out from behind the design to create some… Read more »

  • Lantern and Lights

      I’ve been making lanterns this winter.  Maybe it’s the long LOoooooooNG period of the unknown we have all been facing, or maybe it’s the shorter days but I’ve been craving lights in the evening. I turn on battery operated candles (with a remote!), plug in fairy lights and have little twinkly solar lights going… Read more »

  • A glowing kiln

    When I do my raku glaze firings I open the kiln while it is red hot,  at roughly 1830 °F.  Here’s a shot of what it looks like when I open the kiln.  If you click on the image it will enlarge and you can see the pieces down in the kiln.  I pull them… Read more »

  • Badger Badger

     I love these little grinning badgers.