Festive Gift Guide

Festive Gift Guide

Looking for inspiration for some new and unusual gift ideas this festive season? Well, I’m here to help with my festive gift guide, perfect for anyone who loves arts, crafts and hand made😁  Love handmade and unique, then buying from local makers is a great way...

My book about creativity

Well, the book about creativity I’ve been saying I’m going to write has finally started to take shape!  It’s working title is So you can’t draw…?  I’ve written the intro and thought I’d share here and see what you think 😊 So,...

Comparing hand creams

We all know that clay dries out the skin on your hands and I always recommend people have hand cream on hand when starting out in clay but I haven’t really tried out different brands to see what I think is best….so I thought doing a blog comparing hand...
What is hand building?

What is hand building?

As we start a new year and a new term I’m concentrating on getting my new courses up and running, especially my beginners courses and with this, I’m reminded of a question I get asked regularly when people are just starting out.  “What is hand...

Approaching a new make

When people first begin learning to make in clay, one of the questions I get asked quite often is “how do I go about approaching a new make?” This is a great question!  It’s especially great for ceramics because often we are taught how to make in...