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Story Bowls about washing machines and history

Story Bowls about washing machines and history

Custom story bowls, one of my favourite custom orders. I finished this one a while ago, but as it is a the gift, as most bowls are, it had to stay secret. This one is for a couple celebrating their 50th anniversary, ain't that awesome. It had to have washing machines...

Story Bowls: Clay pigeon shooting, Argentina and more

Story Bowls: Clay pigeon shooting, Argentina and more

Custom story bowl, with more than one story, I'll share some (parts) with you. The bowl is created for a man who loves clay pigeon shooting, who loves Argentina. The clay pigeon transforms into a real pigeon, flying to safety. This relates to the aeroplane which was...

Story Bowl: Owls’ Play

Story Bowl: Owls’ Play

A story bowl for an organisation named "Uilenspel" (owls' play) from Ghent, Belgium. This is a group of mostly volunteers who help primary school kids, especially foreign childern, with their homework. They come to the childs house and thus not only help the child,...

Story Bowl: 18 ladies, 1 man and a wheelbarrow

Story Bowl: 18 ladies, 1 man and a wheelbarrow

Custom story bowl for a man. He was saying goodbye to the company. The bowl was commissioned by the 18 women he trained and worked with during his career. And oh, ...there had to be a wheelbarrow too.... It was challenge and a pleasure making so many figures, of...

Story Bowl: Networker

Story Bowl: Networker

As the name suggest this bowl is for a net-worker. It's a custom request for a corporate-going-away-gift for very social person who loves to play tennis and basketball in his spare time and have a nice cold beer. He is very good at bringing people together both in his...

Story Bowl: Alice in the Fifties

Story Bowl: Alice in the Fifties

This bowl was made to commission; the input was: Make a bowl for someone who adores Alice in Wonderland and is a great fan of the fifties era too.So a bowl in fifties green with the white rabbit, tea-party and playing cards it became. The teacups and the lid of the...

Story Bowl: Sailing Sheep

Story Bowl: Sailing Sheep

Custom story bowl with the tiniest sheep I made so far :)  It lives on the isle of Wight. Request was as follows: A bowl for a couple married 50 years, she loves sheep, he loves sailing and they're going to the isle of Wight, where they went for they...

Story Bowl: Group layout

Story Bowl: Group layout

Mostly I get commissioned to make story bowls for private people; This time I was asked to make a bowl representing a group layout. The bowl was a present to the group to remind them how they started all those weeks ago and how far they have come since. That...

Story Bowl: Scuba Divers

Story Bowl: Scuba Divers

This bowl was a commission for a wedding present, the couple share the passion of scuba diving and that's also how they met. I pondered long on the theme, how to capture this in a story bowl. The material would be porcelain, no doubt there, but how to...