Artist Residencies · Iceland: Kickstarter · Inspiration/Musings · Unclassified

End of 2015

The end is upon us! ūüôā This past turn around the sun has been a good one- full of newness and travel, developing new work and exploring new materials. Meeting new people! STILL finishing up Backer perks/gifts! The more admittedly ‘difficult’ ones being the upper end sculptural/wearable pieces. While I had a vision towards what… Continue reading End of 2015

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cyber links & sales

First of all it is the end of November! Apologies for being late with this link on the nano-blog, but here it is!¬† Please take a moment to don your headphones and give this latest instalment a listen, and a heart! Even a comment on the Soundcloud site- you can add comments within the track… Continue reading cyber links & sales

Unclassified

trying to decide ¬†whether I change up the look here or not. I like the concept of scrolling images over a background… but uncertain as to how it works with my particular ‘brand’ of blog. ¬†Anyone care to share their opinion? Yay or Nei? ūüôā Meanwhile, this: [youtube¬†https://youtu.be/djVWiEno0Tg] Happy Pride!!

Iceland: Kickstarter

Raku ofn finally fired up!

Finally fired up the prototype Oven (Icelandic: Ofn)¬†and everything was going smoothly… around 800f the kiln shelf cracked. Thankfully I had set it on a tripod configuration so everything remained stable. The pyrometer seemed to have difficulties at certain temps or staying on. Not sure what was up there- need to check the booklet that… Continue reading Raku ofn finally fired up!

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Kickstarter thank YOUs, Iceland & more

55 backers¬†pledged¬†$5,695¬†to help bring this project to life! That said, I didn’t receive the full amount shown. Kickstarter takes a percentage plus, the credit card companies take a percentage, then there were banking issues.. you name it, obtaining this funding¬†hasn’t been easy but it is no less appreciated! Massive gratitude for taking this campaign over¬†the… Continue reading Kickstarter thank YOUs, Iceland & more

Artist Residencies · creation & developement 2014-15 · Iceland: Kickstarter · Unclassified

It’s freezing out, still.

Last week I finally gathered the necessary ingredients to build a Raku kiln ‘photo-type’. 1/2″ fibre cloth, 2 cases of K23 kiln brick, fencing wire, galvanized steel waste bin, colloidal silica rigidizer plus a shelf, posts and digital pyrometer. I thought I’d best construct one of these kilns while I am still in Toronto and… Continue reading It’s freezing out, still.

Artist Residencies · creation & developement 2014-15 · Iceland: Kickstarter · Unclassified

√ěorrabl√≥t

√ěorrabl√≥t celebrations are coming up in Toronto! The ICCT hosts a fun event. I will be working it this year, too! To start the celebrations and Spring cleaning I’m having a¬†Spring cleaning SALE with coupon code: ICELAND2015 25% off everything in my Etsy shop. I’ve recently returned from Brooklyn and almost a month away there-… Continue reading √ěorrabl√≥t