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Posts from the ‘New Work: 2012’ Category

Women’s Festival of Crafts 2012

Another great holiday show!  I exhibited at the Women’s Festival of Crafts at City Hall in Burlington, November 24 and 25.  Read more

Craft Vermont 2012

It was a great show – I took my pottery and nuno felt scarves to the Vermont Hand Crafters’ annual Craft Vermont holiday show at the Sheraton Conference Center in Burlington.  Read more

Recent Work

A new theme for late summer in Vermont – dragonflies!  They’re everywhere, inspiring a series of plates, platters, tiles and bowls.

Summer Project – Tiles

Or maybe they’re trivets.  In any case, I was asked to make some bathroom tiles this summer and it started me on a flurry of tile making.  They’ve been mounted on walls, propped up on shelves, and it also turns out that they make fabulous trivets.

Peacocks

I’ve gone exotic in the late summer – peacocks!  Read more

Ocean Breezes…

It’s been hot and dry…so I’m thinking of water.  Read more

Birds of Summer – Herons

It’s summer, and they’re back on Vermont’s lakes and rivers – herons! Read more

Think Big!

A late winter project – monumental vases!  I spent the early months of 2012 making vases as large as the kiln would allow – a fun way to pass the coldest months.

Even Bigger!

The giant vase of grasses was followed this winter by the more giant vase of chickadees and owl – my attempt to capture an interaction witnessed in my own backyard between a napping barred owl and a daring flock of chickadees.

Monumental Grasses

A vase of grasses – the first of the monumental vases I made in early 2012. Read more

Friends of Chickadees – Tufted Titmice

5 inch plate

Following up on my recent chickadee theme – the tufted titmouse! A small group of titmice keep our chickadees company, so I had to carve some titmouse plates as well. Read more

Theme of the Week: Chickadees!

13 inch platter

They’re everywhere around my house and in the woods – and absolutely the cheeriest of winter companions.  So, this week…it’s chickadees! Read more