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Story Bowl: Cat and swallows

Story Bowl: Cat and swallows

A while ago I was asked to make a bowl for an anniversary. She loves cats, he has got a fascination for swallows. I suggested a large bowl in porcelain with swallows flying and a cat watching. We decided to keep the cat pure white  but give him a trail of...

Story Bowl: the Charioteer

Story Bowl: the Charioteer

Some weeks ago I was asked to make a story bowl with a charioteer, a female one, dressed in a long garment. The horses did not need to be there. It meant to go with a poem the client had written. She allowed me to publish it here. It's in Dutch, I will not...

Special Day Story Bowls

Special Day Story Bowls

Couple of weeks ago I was commissioned by Conlibrio (the company for which I do all the work in the back ground, admin, maintain website and such) to make 6 story bowls.Today they have an event for their clients and the theme is story telling....

Happy Stats

Happy Stats

Holiday time :-)weekend in South of Belgium, great food, great B&B interesting temporary exhibition with work from Andy Warhol and other pop-artists in the abbey of Stavelot.from the ceramics market I'll always remember this...

Boxes from Nepal

Boxes from Nepal

Last week I received my new fair-trade and hand-made jewellery gift boxes from Nepal. I already had similar boxes for a while for my story bowls:It took me a while to come up with the right sizes for my jewellery boxes, preferable would fit letterbox...

Golden Gull – the making

Golden Gull – the making

A few weeks ago I got a phone-call from an organisation "Creatief Schrijven" (creative writing). They had seen my work and they liked it; would I want to make an award called "De Gouden Meeuw", de golden seagull, for the best book published in...

Happy Stats

Happy Stats

This weeks happy stats cover the last 2 weeks, as I was away to a rain drenched ceramic market last Sunday, which did not make me happy but this all did:thinking of new designslaughing and creating in good company whilst enjoying good food in Francewill...

Happy Stats

Happy Stats

Here are my happy stats for the past week:packing for a creative week in Francevisting Mix-Art and found they sold more of my creationsmaking more story bowlsfiring 2 kilnspacking for ceramic market in Lommelenjoyed the good weatherPicture from...

My Creative Space

My Creative Space

Currently I'm making more bowls for the fair on the 12th of September in Lommel. As you may know a lot of my bowls feature animals. Sometimes I need to see some pictures just to get the shape and porportions right in my head. I google the animal in question and look...