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After a busy run of shows to Christmas I started the new year with a holiday to Thailand, coming back ready to launch into some orders and prepare for the British Craft trade show (BCTF). Thinking that things were quiet … Continue reading

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2015 was a good year, I celebrated 35 years of making by donating 100 mugs to raise funds for Mary’s Meals, I started selling them in March and by August they were all sold raising £1419. I took part in … Continue reading

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This year I have made my living as a potter for 35 years, to celebrate this I have made and donated 100 limited edition mugs to sell on behalf of Mary’s Meals, a charity that feeds children in poverty stricken … Continue reading

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It’s a long time since my last post as I have been frantically busy. I do a run of mixed craft shows from October to mid December and last year I made a promise to myself to start making for … Continue reading

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Next week I am off to my first show which is the British craft trade show in Harrogate UK, it’s a unique show as everyone is a hand maker, other trade shows may be more designer led with the work … Continue reading

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Talk and tips -Teaching

If the skills you have as a potter are not passed on then all that you have worked for will fade. Most of the potters I know at some time in their career have diversified into teaching, demonstrating or some … Continue reading

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Its been a long time since I posted as the end of the year is my busiest time. Starting in September I make then around late October I start selling. The shows I do on the Christmas run are usually … Continue reading

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