Pine needle and ceramic

Snape Maltings exhibition – Life and tide in paint and glaze’

Helen’s Shed is on the move again. Not literally, but for the second week in June I am putting on an exhibition with Alaco Doyle at the Quay gallery at Snape Maltings. Alaco paints in acrylics, producing work with many variations in style and subject.¬†Amongst her work are coastal scenes on pieces of driftwood, graphical …

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Flying over Suffolk salt marsh; a different approach to glazing.

Glazes are such fun to experiment with. I decided that trying to capture the wind in the reeds required a less formal approach than normal. So rather than the detailed and exact effect I could have achieved with underglazes, I have gone for layering on-glazes for the wilder look needed to reflect the wind, estuary …

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