diggin’ production

For years, I’ve dreamt of making a living as a full-time potter. However, taking the leap and attempting to make that happen is nerve-racking.  Thankfully, though, I sense momentum; this thing I’m doing feeds itself.  It seems the more I do toward this goal, the more feasible it seems to be.  That’s encouraging.  ∆

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tough sell

I’m shy about selling my work. I love making this stuff, but the idea of getting out there on the big stage and promoting myself is mortifying. I’ll have to get over it. It would be nice to have the world beat a path to my door, but I doubt things will work out that way.   […]

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hey, mr. postman

The other day, I gave my neighbor a few mugs. I just moved here and an opportunity arose to be neighborly.  By way of introduction, I thought I’d give my neighbors a little something from my studio.  In the spur of the moment, I grabbed some mugs off the shelf and trotted across the yard to their house.  As […]

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trying something new

It seems appropriate for this first post to be about something new – at least something new to me. This mug here is my very first attempt at darting.  I like the changes it makes to the shape.  It loosens up the pot altogether, breaking it from the perfectly round.  Kinda funky.  I like it.  I’ll have […]

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