The title of this post is a mouthful but creating a dedicated space to do work, especially creative work, is important. Whether it’s the visual arts or writing or any form of artistic endeavor - magic occurs when you have a space or place dedicated to expressing yourself.Read More
The Polar Bear Family is from the Spirit Animal series. Decorated in Shamanistic and Aboriginal symbols, Hubert (papa bear) is the hunter/leader, Jane (mama bear) is the Spiritual healer, and Angie (baby bear) is pure and full of possibilities. Each ceramic sculpture is hand-built from red clay and decorated with sgraffito marks through the white slip.Read More
Meet Ginger, Calypso, Jenny, and Dot - the first four clay sculptures from my Spirit Animal series. Each animal is hand-built from red clay and decorated with underglazes over a white slip to bring out their true essence, their spirit.Read More
The start of a new year is always a great reason to start on a new project, or in my case return to something that has been missing in my life for decades. That something is clay.
Given only 3 colors to work with on a recent pattern challenge, I decided to turn to old-world tile designs for inspiration.Read More
A life-changing event put me back on the road to my roots - creating art.Read More