Category Archives: Decorations

Clay Mayhem alive and well…


This warrior women was a lot of fun to make.

She involved a lot of disked being made, and even chain mail being carved into her torso. a mix of glazes where combined to bring her to life and beading added after firing to give her a bit more pizzaz.

This is one of my warrior women she is up for sale on my Etsy site, get in quick whilst she lasts, as she is a one off, no two are ever alike.

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BUTToned up BUTT wall art


I am so in love with this one, the BUTToned Up BUTT, made on a glorious white clay with fabulous purple and silver glazes used, topped with glass button flowers and fringing, what a statement piece this one is, I can not wait to see it hanging from a wall in someone’s home.

Free Form Pottery Bums (yes your read right)


So the fun begins once  again on a Thursday, time to get the hands dirty, the rings and nails full of clay and a smile in place.

This time around I had two mens mannequin bottoms to play with, who could resist really, not me that is for sure. These are made from a simple process of a slab rolled out and shaped over the buttocks (don’t forget to use glad wrap or spay with canola oil before putting the clay on), then a damp sponge taken over to for the contours more, then designs rolled out, or in this case a lace doily used then my little men and women drawn all over, can not forget the love heart tattoo though.

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A closer look at the details on this one, yes those little men and women are quite cheeky.

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See even on this one they get up to mischief.

So tell me what colours do you think I should play with on these two.

 

Christmas Decorations (progress)


DSCN1052I have 35 decorations to make this year, up on previous years. This is a tradition that I have created for myself (mad idea with the number growing each year), so this year I had a go at making a penguin it was a dismal fail..

These will end up looking like diamonds with everyone’s initial on them and so far I have created eyes out of buttons and a moustache , am liking how crazy they are coming together.

DSCN1053A close up of one, stay tuned for more as I get to them.