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August 31, 2016

Bud Vases used as Styling Props for Channel 4: Amazing Spaces

Something super exciting has happened with my ceramic bud vases! A pair of the mint green lace impressed vases suitable for holding short stemmed flowers and buds, have been used for styling an old (but refurbished) German military Comms trailer. The trailer is a new addition to Glamping Thorpe in Oxfordshire, which has been photographed today […]

June 28, 2016

Ceramic Wedding Table Number Tiles

Getting married?   Planning a natural or rustic themed wedding?   When you’re getting married, most people dream of creating a perfect day that you will remember forever. For me, (apart from actually marrying the man I can’t wait to spend the rest of my life with!) one of the things I am most excited about […]

June 3, 2016

New Tutti Frutti Glaze

I’m in love with a new glaze recipe that I’ve been testing, which I have named ‘tutti frutti‘, and it appears you lot are loving it too! The different glaze layers appear in a combination of colours ranging from fuchsia, mauve, sandy brown/mustard, and hints of blue. The layers of colour add more depth and […]

June 1, 2016

My Ceramic Rose is famous!

‘Make! Craft Britain‘… a brand new programme looking at the talents of the country’s crafters, is coming soon to BBC Four, and my ceramic rose is featured on the website! Yay!     For more information about the programme and to view a gallery of more craft peoples work, click here. My ceramic roses are […]

May 13, 2016

SPRING SALE

Each piece in this sale is either a seconds item which means it may have a slight defect (if so, it is advised in the description of each image), or it is an end of line item that I am no longer making. The prices for each piece are stated in the description of each […]

May 12, 2016

Ceramic Plant Markers ~ Amateur Gardening Magazine’s BEST BUY

In 2011 my handmade ceramic plant markers were labelled as ‘Best Buy’ in Amateur Gardening Magazine after being tried and tested. They said: “Stood up to the task brilliantly. They were easy to write on in pencil and slid into the planting medium without fuss. Given their slightly rough finish I thought that the soil might […]

March 21, 2016

Easter Art Exhibition

  One of my Riverside Vessels and a large wavy Lily Pond bowl will be exhibited at Pitsford School over the easter weekend in an exhibition with over 100 different artists work. Well worth a visit if you are looking for something to do this weekend, and then why not enjoy a stroll or bike […]

March 10, 2016

Ceramic Tile Pictures ~ Wall Art

I had a go at creating something new, and love the effects of these mounted ceramic tiles. Each mounted set of tiles make up a picture. I have used three different striking floral designs and mounted the tiles onto different coloured wood that I have painted, using colours that I think best compliment the tiles. […]

February 10, 2016

Handmade & Unique Gift Ideas for Mother’s Day

    Every mother deserves special treats 🙂 Instead of buying real flowers that wilt and die over time, have you thought about a gift where flowers are preserved and last forever? Have a look at some examples below. There are lots more designs available on my website shop too. Enjoy!

January 13, 2016

Winter Branches Ceramic Coasters

My ‘Winter Branches’ ceramic coasters are featured in the Jan/Feb 2016 edition of LandScape magazine! Since the magazine was released in December, I had so many orders for sets of 4 and 8 of these coasters over the Christmas period which is great news! There is currently a production line full of boards covered in […]

December 22, 2015

Homemade Mince Pies

We can’t get enough of Jamie Oliver in our house! His Christmas cooking programmes are practically on repeat, and I thought it was about time I had a go at his ‘new stylee’ mince pies. For this simple recipe you only need: Ready rolled puff pastry Ready rolled filo pastry Melted butter Shaved almonds Icing […]

December 21, 2015

Custom Made Ceramic Gifts

Below you will find a range of different personalised ceramic pieces and custom orders that I have just finished off and posted. There is already a list beginning for more custom requests that I need to start making in 2016… but I’m having a rest first 🙂 Please do get in touch if there is […]