Not simply black and white

Bits of my mind. Deep in my conscious (and non-conscious) mind there is so much to uncover. It sometimes finds its way into the everyday, and I have been ignoring it. So this is the time it will take form with the writing on the blog as a starting of this unfolding of the thoughts … Continue reading Not simply black and white

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

Watercolour, pencil and ink

  I always knew I would work in 2D one day. It has taken several years to get to this point, and after several failed attempts over the last few years (I didn't enjoy what I was producing) I seem to have finally found the combination of media and techniques I love and want to … Continue reading Watercolour, pencil and ink

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


My  first series of Print on Clay workshops at Noosa Ceramics Centre, Wallace House were really enjoyable and fun.  My wonderful inspirational co-artist participants were truly inspirational. I loved the results, the colour, variety and the forms. I am always amazed what others can do with techniques I share, and how they can be used. I'll … Continue reading Workshops!

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