Portwrinkle – Long exposure shots

Portwrinkle I took this shot in November 2011, it was a very cold evening. I spent several hours there taking long exposure shots of the waves breaking over the rocks. It took hours to clean the salt spray out of my camera afterwards. Another from the shoot in November 2011 I really like long exposure…

Bowerman’s Nose

Bowerman’s Nose Bowerman’s Nose is a stack of weathered granite on Dartmoor, Devon, England. It is situated on the northern slopes of Hayne Down, about a mile from Hound Tor and close to the village of Manaton at grid reference SX742805. It is about 21.5 feet (6.6 m) high and is the hard granite core…

Stoneware Domesticware

Pasta and Noodle Bowls I’ve spent the last ten months designing and testing stoneware glazes for use on my domesticware range of pots. It’s a slow but enjoyable process resulting now in a glaze that is very stable, always glossy with no crazing. It means the pots are food, oven and dishwasher safe. They should…

Tenmoku Glaze

Stoneware Tenmoku Glazed Dish Tenmoku base glaze, blue green and tin white glaze’s slip trailed on then fired to 1260 degrees centigrade. No soak. I have really enjoyed the glazing process with this dish, there will be much more experimentation in future!

Stoneware Blue Bowl

Stoneware Bowl This bowl was made during my first year at Plymouth College of Art & Design. It was while I was very new to throwing, it is however a pleasing shape. I went on to produce mainly domestic ware. I have always liked making the occasional piece just for the pleasure of the making…

Snowman Christmas Card Illustration

Snowman This is an illustration for a Christmas card to send to friends and family. It’s ink on Bristol Board. I love the smooth finish onBristol Board, the pen works beautifully on it. The pure white of the board is great when it come to having the image scanned ready for use on the Mac.…