Category Archives: The Studio

MOUNTAIN pottery // new pottery studio

I mentioned in my last post about our abrupt house move, so here is a tour of the new studio location. We love it, and have settled in so easily since it is basically the exact same loft style as

MOUNTAIN pottery // new pottery studio

I mentioned in my last post about our abrupt house move, so here is a tour of the new studio location. We love it, and have settled in so easily since it is basically the exact same loft style as

MOUNTAIN pottery // mixing clay / mixing bowl

I have been watching Nigel Slater’s Simple Cooking tv series on ABC iView, I really relate to his cooking philosophy and love of vegetable gardening, but I was most inspired by his beautiful collection of handmade pottery. Wood fired, varied

MOUNTAIN pottery // mixing clay / mixing bowl

I have been watching Nigel Slater’s Simple Cooking tv series on ABC iView, I really relate to his cooking philosophy and love of vegetable gardening, but I was most inspired by his beautiful collection of handmade pottery. Wood fired, varied

MOUNTAIN pottery // beautiful day on the kick wheel

This weekend was such nice weather on the mountain I thought I would give my recent eBay bargain a spin! I bought this kick wheel for $20 so you can’t really go wrong, and it turns out it’s quite lovely

MOUNTAIN pottery // beautiful day on the kick wheel

This weekend was such nice weather on the mountain I thought I would give my recent eBay bargain a spin! I bought this kick wheel for $20 so you can’t really go wrong, and it turns out it’s quite lovely

MOUNTAIN pottery // kiln opening # 1

Ok so this is from a really long time ago, last November actually, when my kiln arrived all the way from Texas, America, via a Western Australian ceramics supplier, then on to me. This was a lot of organizing, from

MOUNTAIN pottery // kiln opening # 1

Ok so this is from a really long time ago, last November actually, when my kiln arrived all the way from Texas, America, via a Western Australian ceramics supplier, then on to me. This was a lot of organizing, from

mountain misty sassafras

MOUNTAIN pottery // Misty Day on the Mountain

Today was one of those perfect days, rain falling on the tin roof,¬†cold outside, cozy and warm inside, making pots and watching the fog roll in. At the moment I’m working on replicating a Neolithic hand built burial vessel. It

mountain misty sassafras

MOUNTAIN pottery // Misty Day on the Mountain

Today was one of those perfect days, rain falling on the tin roof,¬†cold outside, cozy and warm inside, making pots and watching the fog roll in. At the moment I’m working on replicating a Neolithic hand built burial vessel. It

Mountain Pottery // Making Crucible Cups

Today I was making more crucible cups and thought I might give you a peek. I am trying out some new clay that has been reclaimed from a mix of darker clay bodies, it was nice to throw and I’m

Mountain Pottery // Making Crucible Cups

Today I was making more crucible cups and thought I might give you a peek. I am trying out some new clay that has been reclaimed from a mix of darker clay bodies, it was nice to throw and I’m

Mountain Pottery // The Studio

  My workspace is tucked in a corner off a very small house, on a very large piece of land in the forest. I live in the Mountains, and our house is a red ceader loft with only 2 bedrooms,

Mountain Pottery // The Studio

  My workspace is tucked in a corner off a very small house, on a very large piece of land in the forest. I live in the Mountains, and our house is a red ceader loft with only 2 bedrooms,