Category Archives: Food and Drink

Hudson Farmers Market

  The farmers market went pretty well yesterday. I didn’t sell as many pots as I had hoped I would, but I had a great time and still made a profit. The other vendors were amazing. There were at least … Continue reading

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Printing is in my Blood! :)

    So… my name is Kira, and I’m a print-aholic. I’ve been sober for 3 hours and 18 minutes (that’s when my print making class ended and I walked home). I’m hooked on print making! It’s so addictive. At … Continue reading

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Day 13 in Australia, and something to show for it :)

    It’s Monday night here. Classes are great, the people are so creative and open-minded and educated here in the studio, and the weather isn’t terrible. I do have my heater turned on, but only because it makes it … Continue reading

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New Ideas, New Challenges.

**This is a quick photo of some of the new ideas I’ve been working on lately… decorated porcelain FIGURE MUGS! Some people love them, some just look at them like they might get up and attack. I came up witht … Continue reading

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Tiny Trees

  This is a coffee pot that I made last semester. I used my red stoneware Death Valley clay and painted white porcelain slip on it for decoration. I listed it on Etsy…¬†https://www.etsy.com/listing/106183472/coffee-pot-with-cute-carved-trees It’s a hazed-over day, and I don’t … Continue reading

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Recharge Time

Here’s a melty blue cup that came out of the soda kiln back in about… February? It was cold outside. I remember that much. Anyway, I didn’t realize just how much residual soda was in the kiln… so it was … Continue reading

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Curious Alice

Here’s the Alice drawing I mentioned yesterday. I had a lot of fun drawing this one… during my intro to philosophy class, where I was already on the professor’s bad side anyway. I don’t know why he disliked me so … Continue reading

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Wine Tasting #2

Taste-testing time! Ok, the first one I tasted was a suggestion from a friend… a cheap and easy way to make an okay table wine… I went and bought 2 half-gallon bottles of Welch’s white grape juice and added sugar … Continue reading

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The Long Road to Peace

The reason for this lovely picture of Nick Bivins’s “Coffee Time” set is because I am making good use of a nice little green and white liquor cup of his that I got at the Seattle NCECA gallery upstairs tonight. … Continue reading

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Sunrise Summer

¬† I’ve gotta say, even though it’s only halfway through June, this feels like one of the best summers that I’ve ever had. Maybe it’s because I’ve finally found my happy place being a potter, or maybe it’s because I … Continue reading

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