Saturday, 13 September 2008

Somerset Art Weeks 08

Today is the start of Somerset Art Weeks 08
Unfortunately for me I was too late to enter this year as entries had to be completed by January 2008 and at hat point I was not aware that I would have become a full time Potter by then.
Never mind I have now registered and will be in future events.
I have copied a page to give you a flavour of the booklet with over 200 makers listed with open workshops, one nice thing about it this year is that Marion and me can go and have a look at some of them over the next few days.
My workshop will be open so I might pull in a few customers along the way.
While writing this blog I popped upstairs and the view from the bedroom window made me stop and realise just how lucky I am.
so I just thought I would share it with you. Yes that is a blue sky you can see!!

It was sunny most of Friday as well so I fired the Bisc and made some pots.

This is one of the gas burners.

I bought this small Sid Tustin bowl of Ebay earlier this week I feel very proud to own one of Sid's pieces.


Ron said...

Blue skies here today too. That's a nice Sid pot.

Alan from Argyll Pottery said...

A double jam! We haven't made any for a while but nice one Paul. I have one of Sids wee cream jugs it's great too. Nice to see the sun shines down there too.

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