17 Jan 12

Process: Making hand thrown pottery bowls

I’ve been wanting to do a post like this for a while, this takes you through the process of making a set of bowls.

The first stage is preparing the clay and getting it ready for throwing. You need to ensure that the clay is free from air bubbles and to do this you ‘wedge’ the clay before weighing it into balls.

Handmade bowls

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29 Mar 11

Pottery giveaway! – stacking bowls and tealight holder

It feels like its been ages since I last had a giveaway, in fact I think it was in July last year. So I think its about time I had another one, this time I’m giving away £25 worth of pottery.

You could win this set of two olive coloured stacking bowls, great for sofa side nibbles on a Friday night. They feature a hand painted half circle on the side and distinctive blunt foot rings.

To go with it I’ll also be giving away a small white tealight holder and candle which has been hand carved with swirling free form curves and circles.

To win all you have to do is fill out the quick survey below. There are only 8 questions and the replies I get will help me in delivering a better service to you!
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