All posts by: Charlotte

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September 8, 2017

Latest Adventures :: Inspiration

The last few months have been packed with exciting trips away. I always keep an eye out for new inspiration whenever I’m in a new place, I can’t help it. Last month I had the pleasure of floating up into the sky in a hot air balloon. This is something I had always wanted to […]

August 14, 2017

Personalised Ceramic Hearts for Wedding Clothes Hangers

The personalised ceramic heart wedding favours that I make are not only ideal for name place settings at your wedding breakfast, but are also a lovely idea to be used as name tags for clothes hangers. Your bridesmaids, maid of honour and flower girl(s) will love this idea! The hearts are a little keepsake gift […]

July 25, 2017

Handmade Ceramic Jar Labels / Tags

I was recently commissioned to make a set of ceramic name tags for labeling some jars in a customers pantry. I’m really pleased with the results! The tags can be custom made to suit any product such as coffee, tea, sugar, pasta, spaghetti, oats, nuts, currants, lentils, rice, mixed fruit, etc. These handmade ceramic labels […]

July 11, 2017

Handmade Ceramic Signs for Nursery

I was recently asked to make a set of door signs for inside a nursery. Some specific requirements were requested, but I pretty much had full rein on the design, and really enjoyed creating these bespoke door signs: I visited an open day at the nursery after the signs were installed, and have to admit […]

May 22, 2017

Bride’s Wedding Bouquet Transformed into Vase

Preserve your Flowers When I was asked to make a large vase using a wedding bouquet, the excitement kicked in straight away when I started to think about how the vase would be constructed and how the flowers would be used. What made it really special was making it using the flowers that were from […]

May 17, 2017

Bespoke Commissions for Newborns

Fresh from the kiln this week is this elegant white vase, personalised with the birth date and name of a little girl named Genevieve, followed by the date of her baptism. The customer asked for a rose to be included in the design, as Rose is included in Genevieve’s middle name. I’m very happy with […]

May 8, 2017

Ceramic Designer/Maker makes pieces for her own wedding

Ceramic Decorations for a Rustic Wedding   So I got married in March! 🙂 Those who know me, know that I am a lover of all things natural and rustic. When I got engaged on Christmas Day 2014, I couldn’t wait to start planning our wedding. The rustic theme was always going to be used […]

April 20, 2017

70 Coasters for a Flower Guild Anniversary

At the beginning of 2016 I had 2 lovely ladies from a local flower Guild in Leicester visit my studio. In September 2016 it was their Golden Anniversary of the Guild and they were looking for a unique gift to give to each of the members at a big celebratory dinner party. The Chairman found my coasters […]

February 10, 2017

My Clock was Featured on The Great Pottery Throwdown!

The second series of The Great Pottery Throwdown started last week. I absolutely loved the first series, so have been eagerly keen to tune in every Thursday night at 8pm to watch the new series. Especially as there was a possibility of one of my clocks being shown on the show! Last year, I was […]

November 29, 2016

Living Crafts for Christmas at Blenheim Palace 2016

It has been almost 2 weeks since I returned from the amazing Blenheim Palace, exhibiting at Living Crafts for Christmas for the second year running. I am very pleased that this years show was even better for me, with lots of my unique handmade pieces being sold to different customers. This has only given me […]

November 8, 2016

South Northamptonshire Art Trail 2016 Success

Last month I took part in the 2016 South Northamptonshire Art Trail which was held in a variety of venues, homes and studios across Northamptonshire for 9 days. For the duration of the 9 days, my work was exhibited at The Hayrack Gallery at The Old Dairy Farm & Craft Centre in Upper Stowe. The […]

October 3, 2016

Meet Larry The Ladder!

Larry is my new prop for taking photos, and will be accompanying me to fairs and exhibition as a display prop too. The colours and distressed look of the ladder is very ‘me’, and I think it compliments my work well. Visit my online ceramics shop for more!