All posts by: Charlotte

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Handmade Ceramic Botanical Tiles

I’m so excited to finally be able to share my first set of botanical tiles that have been used for a kitchen splash-back. After much trial and error, I can’t explain good how it feels to see a beautifully presented installation of my work, actually in situ, in someones very own home. Just to be […]

The Artisan Baby Co. Fair

After a week of recovering from such a lovely day and catching up with orders from the Artisan Baby Co. Fair at Delapre Abbey in Northampton last weekend, I am pleased to announce that I will be back on 8th December at the next fair which will be even bigger and better! Firstly, a huge […]

The arrival of Emelia

On Valentine’s Day we spent the day a little differently this year… with the birth of our beautiful daughter Emelia. She was 3 days early so it was a nice surprise. In the first weeks, adjusting to being new parents was a bit different, certainly challenging, but things are definitely a lot easier now. I […]

Bespoke Ceramic Wall Tile using wedding flowers

I was thrilled to be asked to commission a ceramic wall tile using a wedding bouquet a couple of months ago. The bride had recently got married and was browsing online looking for inspiration for what to do with her stunning bouquet from Essentially Hops in Bekesbourne, Canterbury, when she came across my bespoke bouquet […]

Ceramic Red Berries house name & number plaques Commission

I first launched my Red Berries collection in spring, and it has been a huge success. I have made so many pieces featuring the Red Berries design this year, which are now all over the UK. People have asked for the design to feature on specific commissions, one of which being this handmade ceramic house […]

Celebrating Handmade

What is handmade? What does it mean? Something that is handmade, is an object that has been lovingly designed and created by hand, using huge amounts of patience, skill, experimentation, determination and thoughtfulness to get it just right. Handmade is trial and error, and takes time to perfect beautiful finished results. When buying handmade, you […]

CHRISTMAS AT HEART: Exhibition at Heart Gallery

Heart Gallery in Hebden Bridge are launching a shopping evening with 10% discount TONIGHT, alongside their Christmas at Heart winter exhibition, featuring a range of pieces from my Red Berries collection. Pop in if you are local or passing by, there will be lots of Christmas gift ideas! #shoplocal #shophandmade #supportsmallbusiness #supportindependentmakers

LAST CHRISTMAS ORDER DATES

Thinking of Commissioning Something Special This Christmas? My last order date for commissions, to receive them in time for Christmas is 25th November 2018. Below are some examples of recent commissions I have made: “The tea light house is beautiful, thank you. I know Evie will love it!” Cassie, Surrey. “Thank you so much for the beautiful commissioned […]

Personalised Ceramic Wedding Favours in the Press

I love weddings at this time of year. I recently made a batch of 120 personalised ceramic stars for a bride & groom who are getting married in December. I’d never made an alternative shape to hearts before, so it was nice working with stars for a change. The couple wanted a lace design impressed […]

Botanical Press Publications

This month I am pleased to show some recent publications featuring images of my work; My Blue Flowers Ceramic Heart Wall Hanging was popular this month – Included in this ‘Back to Botanics‘ home interior inspiration board below, in Essex Central Magazine: And also featured again here, in Teeside Mercury Magazine:   A pair of […]

South Northants Art Trail 2018

The South Northamptonshire Art Trail has come to an end for another year. This was my third year being involved with the trail and I am pleased to report it was a huge success. As previous years, I had a large display of my work on show at The Hayrack Gallery in Upper Stowe at […]

Botanical Ceramic Tiles Project for Kitchen Splashback

A few months ago I was asked to make a set of botanical inspired square ceramic tiles to act as a splash-back on a kitchen wall behind a hob. The customers were a lovely young couple living in a nearby village with their 2 children, doing up their dream home. They sent me photos of […]