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Altered Clay, Pottery, Uncategorized, Wild Clay, wildflowers

Wild Clay Pottery

We are digging our own clay now! It's been an interesting adventure! I have thrown a few things with it! The clay when raw looks like a yellow-y brown color. When we bisque fire it takes on a burnt orange hue, but glazed and fired, oh wow, it turns a dark chocolate color with a… Continue reading Wild Clay Pottery

5" x 7" card, Altered Clay, Pottery, Uncategorized, Wedding, Wheel Thrown Pottery, wildflowers

Carving Clay

It's been a busy few months, OK, 6 months! :O since I last wrote here. Time flies! My husband finished building me a pottery studio complete with a tiled floor, electrical, a beautiful farmhouse sink and a 1/4 bathroom (just a toilet in a small closet) lol. My studio is amazing!  He also built me… Continue reading Carving Clay

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New Year, New Designs

Happy New Year! Wow, it's been a long time since I have posted on my blog! I've been busy making, making, making and not recording! Although, I did start an Instagram feed! Check it out! #hydeparkhill Last fall I had three market events and then Christmas! Now that its the new year, I am excited… Continue reading New Year, New Designs

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Glass Flower Birthday Card

It's been a while since I have posted!  Here is my newest creation in both paper and fused glass! I made a small panel of glass with dotty flowers, glass stringers and glass frit and fused it to a contour fuse in my glass kiln. Using 110# white card stock I made a hinge card… Continue reading Glass Flower Birthday Card

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Cherry Blossom Birdhouse

Well, spring is almost done and summer is almost here! I finally glazed up a birdhouse that has been bisque fired and waiting for glaze for almost a year! Sometimes I am just not brave enough. I love how it turned out! It was hand-built with coils in a style that reminds me of an… Continue reading Cherry Blossom Birdhouse

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Poppies & Birch Bark

Good morning everyone! It's finally a beautiful spring day! I have had these poppy flowers on my desk for a while now, at least a year! And I have had a bunch of birch bark  pieces for at least that long too! Similar to the card I made last year, Birch Bark and Roses I decided… Continue reading Poppies & Birch Bark