May 21, 2015

Recent Commissions

I love making bespoke custom orders, especially when there is a story behind them. I often get asked to make a piece for a loved one, for certain special occasions or memories. These ceramic poppy vases were originally made as a custom request for a lady who wanted them to be displayed on her husbands […]

July 31, 2014

This week

I delivered a new collection of coastal inspired pieces to The Hayrack Gallery at The Old Dairy Farm Craft Centre in Upper Stowe yesterday. Some of the hanging wall panels aren’t up yet, but I’m really happy with the display so far. Robert & Kim, the gallery owners, said: “We particularly like the houses which […]

June 23, 2014

Curved Beach Panel Commission

One of my latest commissions fresh from the kiln involved a beach scene from where the customer grew up and spent a lot of their childhood. I always enjoy working on special pieces that have a nice story behind them. This was the original image supplied by the customer below, of Porthmeor Beach. in St […]

February 27, 2011

Bunting & Garlands

A customer asked me to make some hearts bunting for her little girls bedroom last week. What a lovely idea, her daughter is only 3, the youngest person to own some of my ceramics I think! I really enjoyed making this. The completed hearts were threaded onto pink ribbon – I’d been waiting to use […]

February 23, 2011

Latest Personalised Commission

If you ‘like’ Charlotte Hupfield Ceramics on facebook, you might have seen details of my latest personalised commission earlier this week. I was asked to make a set of coasters and magnets for some of the performers in a local theatre show, to give as keep sake gifts. I thought it was a nice idea. […]

January 9, 2011

Personalised Plaques

Looking for a special Valentines gift or got a wedding coming up? My heart shaped ceramic plaques make great personalised gifts for your loved ones. I can customise plaques with names, specific wording or personalised detail. Feel free to get in touch if you are interested in a custom made plaque, but please bear in […]

November 4, 2010

Commissioned Vase

This vase was made as a Christmas gift for the customers Mum. She gave me the wording she wanted to be engraved and trailed around the vase, and I think it has turned out quite nice. The overall finish is definitely organic and natural. I love the subtle effects of the surface decoration, it reminds […]

August 4, 2010

Commissioned Plaques

Two of my latest orders have been for plaques with customised engraved wording. I enjoy making these, especially knowing that the wording means something special to someone else. This plaque below was made as a wedding gift. I hope the bride & groom like it. Personalised name plaques would also make great anniversary or christening […]

July 2, 2010

Round-up of the week

Although the sun hasn’t been shining as much, it has still been very hot and humid this week. I prefer making things from my workshop in the evening when it’s a bit cooler. I’m hoping the sun has his hat on again ready for the weekend, I’m going to a friends BBQ tomorrow and some […]

May 19, 2010

Order for Pendants

When I got back from my holiday I had lots of e-mails waiting for me. One of them was from someone asking if I could make a selection of ceramic pendants that they could use for their jewellery. The lady wanted a range of butterflies, hearts and tear drop shapes. She also specified which pendants […]

March 8, 2010

Trip to Dairy Farm & some more news

We visited a local dairy farm at the weekend, where they are holding a series of lambing weekends throughout March. It was a lovely day, the sun was so bright and its the first time I’d seen clear blue skies in a while. I got a bit too excited by the sun and thought I’d […]

November 19, 2009

Latest News & Commissions

Here are two latest commission pieces that are now settled in their new homes. The new owner of this hand built ceramic sculptural vessel piece has placed it outside at the bottom of her driveway, as she didn’t have a sign leading to her house. She lives deep in the countryside and plans to fill […]

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