Slow Made Pottery

I choose to make slow made pottery… that is one at a time, by my hands only. Here is a little video with some Sunday music, (slowed down a bit more than usual, for effect). This short little video shows me trimming a plate on a foam bat. The plate is pushed into...

Strawberry Season and Lucia Pottery

It doesn’t get any more local than this… strawberries from Nourse Farm in Whately, Bread from El Jardin Bakery in Deerfield, syrup from Sunrise farm in Colrain, honey in my tea from Warm Colors Apiary in Deerfield, eggs from my chickens, and pottery made...

Plate Setters

I recently had a question from potter Joel Cherrico asking me about the plate setters I use for dinnerware sets, (that I don’t actually like to make… sorry folks they are just too time consuming). I think I got these setters from my favorite ceramic...