~Touch Drawing~

So today I did my first touch drawing session….and it was amazing! There is something very primal inside of me that desires to express with my hands, and I love that there are no tools, no rules and no standards like you would find in taking a traditional painting class. I just closed my eyes and let my hands move with my soul.

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Dreams Realized

“Whatever our wildest dreams may be, they only scratch the surface of what is possible” from “Becoming Like God” pg. 29 This photo is from my pottery studio wall.  Having my own pottery… Continue reading

Happy Hands and a Grateful Heart

This year in addition to doing the “Make it Happen in 2010 Creative Adventure over @ ABC Creativity, I’m also participating in the Creative Every Day Challenge over at Leah Piken Kolidas’s site.… Continue reading

100+Dreams for 2010

100 + Dreams for 2010 as inspired by Andrea @ ABC Creativity Here I am in Big Sur, the most sacred and beautiful place on earth for me.  I remember the feeling standing… Continue reading

Go Big or Go Home

Jodi: The more I’m afraid of something, the more I know I have to do it. I figured that out when I was a kid. I can lead a protected life, hiding away… Continue reading

Girlfriends Pottery Night

I’m so excited to be participating in and conducting a live pottery throwing demonstration a week from today back in my hometown of Van Wert Ohio. Calvary Evangelical Church “Girlfriends Unlimited” Women’s Ministry… Continue reading

Why Dirty Girl???

My Mom called the other day to get the address to my etsy store so some of her friends could look at my pottery.  I asked her if she had a pen and… Continue reading

Some New Pots

I’m still learning about glazes and trying out new mixtures so everytime I open the lid after a firing I’m so excited and delighted to see what new surprises are waiting for me.

Today I fell in love with three new pots and I wanted to share them with you. Enjoy!

The Perfect Fall Weekend

I fell head over heels in love with Larry’s pots! The textures and colors he creates through the glaze spoke to me and I was in seventh heaven as he talked about his pots, showed me some of his techniques and gave me some pointers on how to achieve similar results.

Happy Mistakes

Last week I was glazing a kiln full of pots and I was using a new glaze.  I had the idea that this glaze was going to be just fantastic, so I picked… Continue reading