Small porcelain bowls

These gorgeous tiny silky southern ice porcelain bowls have been rolling out of my studio for a while now. They are slipcast from a little mould from China, and are very popular in my outlets around Noosa. They come packaged in recycled paper boxes, and make wonderful souvenirs, light and easy to slip in a … Continue reading Small porcelain bowls

Landscape vessels

Smoke on the Water was huge, a big effort, a huge success and completely exhausting. We did it - follow the FB page smokeonthewater2017 (still quite active) and http://www.smokeonthewater2017.com.au. So now I am lying low as I go through a healing journey for a sarcoma cancer in my thigh. New directions, vessels, strong shapes, and … Continue reading Landscape vessels

It’s all about Balance revisited

The original little Balancer from my exhibition "It's all about balance" fell off her table.  My friend was so distressed when she ended up in a squillion pieces on the floor that I made her another one. This one is a different colour and has higher fired glazes which I hope will make her stronger. … Continue reading It’s all about Balance revisited

Words, materials and transformation

I love how my hands can transform materials it into new forms. Sometimes unexpected. My love affair with clay is still alive and well, and the journey has shown me colour and print. It has re-ignited an interest in chemistry as glaze investigations are now part of my life. The mystical alchemy and transformations in the … Continue reading Words, materials and transformation

Tutored studio space – starting February 2017

I am starting my tutored studio space again in 2017. You can work with me as co-artists in my studio and this will be limited to 4 people. I will run blocks of 4 x 3 hour sessions, over 4 weeks,  during which work can be made and fired. Each block of 4 sessions will focus on … Continue reading Tutored studio space – starting February 2017

Residency in Arita May 2016

After Land of the Most Holy Mary Exhibition exhibition I went to Clay Gulgong, a conference with amazing international ceramicists generously demonstrating and sharing their knowledge and skills. This was followed immediately by my residency in Arita, Saga Prefecture, Kyushu in Japan. Arita is a porcelain town where for many centuries, the porcelain stone was dug and worked in factories … Continue reading Residency in Arita May 2016

Group exhibitions

Group Exhibitions that will be showing my ceramics during August IMPRESSIONS The Brisbane Grammar School Art Committee's 47th Annual Art Show Click here to view this year's online catalogue. SILICEOUS - Ceramic Arts Queensland Ceramics Excellence Award Exhibition. Location: Brisbane Institute of Art (BIA) 41 Grafton Street, Windsor Opening: Friday 5th August, 6.30pm Exhibition: Friday 5th … Continue reading Group exhibitions

Print on Clay Workshop

The Print on Clay workshop at Wallace House starting on 7th June at 2.00pm is just about full, so ring Jean at Wallace House 54741211 if you want to come along. This is an extended workshop over 4 weeks, with 12 hours tuition total  where you will be able to apply the decorative print techniques … Continue reading Print on Clay Workshop