Tuesday, 13 December 2011
Pictures you should have seen, and a mug you don't want to see.
OK I have to hold my hand up
and say I have been a tad lax on the blog recently.
I've finished all of my Christmas orders today
now it's all down to the kiln gods to make sure
both glaze firings go without a hitch.
So Feeling good
here are some pics you should have seen.
Below is Nathan, Marion's son
who came down and spent a whole day filming with me
back in November.
we did a promo for the web site
and my bit of the filming for the film idea
that we did with Doug Fitch last year.
And I can't believe I haven't put these two sun set pictures up
that I took in November.
The top one looks like the sun is to close for comfort.
These two pictures of this mug still make me want to scream.
Can I make one just like this
the customer said !!!!
"Why would I want to?"
Can you believe someone came into my workshop
expecting me to make one just the same as this one.
I told him it was as far away from what I make as can possibly be
he said it has sentimental value.
I'm glad of that
because it's worth bugger all in it's current state.
He rang me the next day
and asked if I would make my version of it !
On a lighter note
I went out looking for some leaves to put on a pot today
and found this Deer foot print right outside my workshop door.
it must have sneaked past when I was busy.
Or is it Reindeer?
I have been a very good boy this year Santa !
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