November

November; not exactly a third attempt at my Year of 30 Days, just an admission that the year didn’t go to plan. Big new plans sidelined every other activity for about four months. I’m just now picking up the threads and working out where each sits in the overall picture. Today is the day I write again. Where will it lead?

Weekly photo challenge – Broken

. So often, the disappointment is quickly bundled off to the trash.  Occasionally, the disappointment is so great that sitting and wallowing seems the only option. In the old days, broken was repaired. Although, this one really wasn’t worth repairing.  It was one of my larger wheel-turned bowls.  An early one where I had not movedContinue reading “Weekly photo challenge – Broken”

The artifice of random

I had this strange idea that simply splashing a bit of glaze around would create beautiful and intricate designs on my pottery pieces. My early attempts at glazing were very encouraging. I made a few small vases, thought about how different glazes might combine … what might happen if I rubbed back here … and scrappedContinue reading “The artifice of random”