The Calabash is our “ceramic” take on the iconic fruit which is believed to be one of the first cultivated crops in the world and mainly used for holding water. The Calabash shape is two colour slip cast after which it is carved in the Attacactus pattern. It is then bisque fired to 1020 degrees … Continue reading "Calabash Attacactus glaze"
Sasha’s dimple was inspired by Sasha Wardell who delivered an inspiring course on slip casting. This is a tribute to her for facilitating my delving into this segment of ceramics for which I will always be grateful. Sasha’s dimple is slip cast in eartherware two colour clay (white and blue) which is hand carved using a … Continue reading "Downlight Sasha’s dimple"
Pewter grout - too dark for my taste (judy) For the backsplash I went classic with a simple x subway tile. I used American Olean White Mosaic Subway Wall tiles with “Pewter” grout also available through Lowe’s here.