Only White Food Please.

September 27, 2014

For the past few months I have been seeing a psychologist, the lovely Miriam, who normally works with children with Autism. Luckily for me Miriam found room for me and we have been having some very nice chats indeed. Based on observations, clinical interview, questionnairre data and corroborative information from Kim’s daughter Veronica, I am […]

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Gorgeous Luxury Soap.

September 17, 2014

Each Birthday, Christmas, or Mothers day I tell anyone who will listen, to buy me handmade soap. I do not want things or chocolate I always want handmade soap. Or good quality incense, I am always searching for a good Sandalwood or Amber incense. Now I have no idea what to ask for as gifts […]

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No time for distractions. Oh look, shiny…

August 30, 2014

Winter is never the best time in the studio, it is cold and the work dries very, very slowly. My slipcasting moulds take longer to dry out and everything slows down exponentially. Also, working through the Tasmanian winter makes my fingers feel like they are going to fall off. I am counting down the days […]

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Stop It, Or You Will Go Blind. A Story About The Dogs I have loved.

August 7, 2014

This phrase was going around inside my head while I was sleeping, muddying up my dreams and rolling around as an earworm when I woke. The diagnosis from the vet had obviously seeped into my unconscious. My darling elder dog Harry, our champion fielder, the instigator of new cricket rules to cater for his exceptional […]

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From Little Things Big Things Grow.

July 15, 2014

My pozible is now closed and thanks to you I am able to have a fabulous adventure. Also by a stoke of accidental genius your payments came through over two financial years and so I wont have to try to explain crowdsourcing to the tax office this year. Sitting here trying to write down how […]

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Sunday Ceramics 21

July 13, 2014

Good morning viewers, today it is my absolute pleasure to welcome you to episode 21 of Sunday Ceramics. Today, Sunday Ceramics has been slightly delayed by the LEAPING and BOUNDING of an enthusiastic puppy who needed a walk. Do NOT be fooled by this serene image of a well trained puppy sitting nicely. HA! Monty […]

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Three days to go

July 9, 2014

My Pozible is only open for three more days. Then it is done and I am done as well. Once I have finished making all the work offered as rewards on my pozible I will be free to focus fully on my upcoming joint exhibition at the Long Gallery. Already my head is full of […]

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Sunday Ceramics 20

June 29, 2014

Hello Mudslingers, we have reached the milestone of TWENTY fabulous episodes of Sunday Ceramics. In TV terms that is a bit over two seasons. YAY! We are potentially the G.O.T of the clay world. We are probably famous somewhere. Today I want to talk a bit about FEAR. I was talking on twitter to a […]

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Photographing Fungi

June 20, 2014

I joined a fungi group on facebook and the members post the most beautiful photographs of Tasmanian Fungi. On my walks with the dogs, Monty and Harry I am noticing more and more fungi. Today I escaped from the puppy and went for a walk across the road on my own. I can not photograph […]

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Sunday Ceramics 19

June 15, 2014

Hello fellow mud bunnies how are you all this fine Sunday morning? I am surrounded by frolicking puppies, who are determined that I play puppy games with them and I am missing a shoe, but mostly I am very well. Thank you. This week in the studio, I have been cleaning. CLEANING. *collapses* I am […]

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