Etsy Treasury

For those of you who don’t know about Etsy Treasuries, it’s a collection of items from a collection of Etsy shops that usually has a theme, i.e.Fall In Love, Puppy Love, etc. and it’s always exciting when an item  gets chosen to be in a treasury.  This happened to me today and I am very […]

And All At Once Summer Collapsed Into Fall

It’s such a short but lovely season.  That short period of time when all the trees turn amazing colors, there is always a slight breeze and then there is the smell of fall.  That one day you open the door and you can smell it, maybe you can’t describe it, but it’s there. Fall, the […]

It’s A Good Day to Get Fired

“You can’t use up creativity. The more you use, the more you have.” ― Maya Angelou LOL. Not literally. But it’s a good day and about time I fired up my kiln.  It’s been a long time since I have been able to make pottery.  Life kept getting in the way. As you may know […]

Springtime Inspiration

“Don’t knock the weather: nine-tenths of the people couldn’t start a conversation if it didn’t change once in a while.” –  Kin Hubbard Where to get inspiration for your artwork, well just go outside and look around.  There is a lot of blooming and getting ready to bloom going on.  Mother Nature doing her thing.  […]

Shy Buddha

“Do not dwell on the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the moment”. Buddha In my creative space I have a small statue of a Shy Buddha.  You can see him periodically in some of the pictures with my pottery posted in our Etsy shop(www.doublemuse.etsy.com)  I truly don’t remember when […]

Clutter & Chaos

Funny thing about starting over, your all gun ho about getting back to doing what you love to do.  You make plans (I’ll make this mug and design this bowl this way, this glaze will be perfect for that platter) You go down to your “studio” aka the basement and realize there is 3 years […]

The Journey Begins, Again.

“To live a creative life we must lose our fear of being wrong.” Joseph Chilton Pierce Eight years ago my best friend Linda and I decided to take a pottery class.  Not just a paint your own ready-made piece of pottery (nothing wrong there but we wanted just a little bit more). We wanted a […]

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