Monthly Archives: June 2012

The Long Road to Peace

The reason for this lovely picture of Nick Bivins’s “Coffee Time” set is because I am making good use of a nice little green and white liquor cup of his that I got at the Seattle NCECA gallery upstairs tonight. … Continue reading

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Sunrise Summer

  I’ve gotta say, even though it’s only halfway through June, this feels like one of the best summers that I’ve ever had. Maybe it’s because I’ve finally found my happy place being a potter, or maybe it’s because I … Continue reading

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Flying by the seat of my pants… as always

Yup. There’s gonna be a potluck party tonight, and I went all out. I made stuffed mushrooms with all-fresh ingredients. Brown mushrooms (for more flavor), sour cream, feta cheese, fresh garlic, fresh tomatoes, fresh basil, and a dash of garlic … Continue reading

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Caribbean Blue

Have you ever had something turn out better than you planned on? Haha, maybe if you’re lucky 🙂 well in ceramics it doesn’t happen all that often, so when I pulled these out of one of my salt firings, I … Continue reading

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Tree cup, cup, cup

Folk wine… a nice past time, isn’t it? I am enjoying a nice glass of apple raspberry wine right now, and it is delicious! I think I like it better than some grape wines. Anyway, it’s been a fun week … Continue reading

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The Cup: Kira Call- Logan, UT

Statement: Strong form is important to me– but my forms are usually free of beads, joints, throwing lines, and other complications. I like my forms to have their own resolute presence, but I like the idea of a smooth landscape. … Continue reading

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Getting my hands back in the mud

Oregon… hmm… sounds like a good idea to me. Is it? Or is it not? (happening) A friend mentioned a planned trip to Oregon… but the details are still up in the air. We talked about it in person last … Continue reading

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When the Lights hit me–

I’m still hiding in a few shadows, but if I didn’t have any shadows left, I’m afraid I would be scorched by the sun. Metaphorically speaking, of course. Secrets can be destructive or protective. It depends on who is keeping … Continue reading

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Folk Wines: What’s What?

White, red, and… green? These are a few of the products from my latest project idea. Folk wine. I read up on it a while ago, and decided that it sounded like something worth trying. The “white” wine is actually … Continue reading

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