Sunday, May 10, 2015

Abbott's still hanging around.

 Submerged in climate change science "crap"

Abbott's Still Hanging Around.


Making cats for the Melaleuca Studio Maneki Neko Festival
September 26-27, 2015
Flinders Teapot Show April 2015
Leaning Tower of Babble 1 (on left) featuring PM Tony Abbott.
 Winner of non-functional teapot acquisition award.
More Shinos




Tuesday, April 8, 2014


 My recent happy Shino experiments 

Judy Allen Award. Valley Potters Exhibition. December 2014

      My pots from recent Valley Potters Raku firing in Healesville.
Tony Abbott 'Leaning Towers of Babble' - teapots 
Melbourne Teapot Show entries
Studio @ Flinders opening April 12

My entry: 'Vesselings with Attitude'

 2013 bowls


  'Spin' teapot and sugar bowl -Ceramics Victoria- Decal Competition - Walker Ceramics Award
Also, first prize - Contemporary Art Society of Victoria, members exhibition.
'Growth and Destruction' Raku fired.  Herring Island Gallery, CAS exhibition until March17, 2013
'Backflips and Spin' - Sydney Teapot Show July31- Aug 31, 2013

Textured Teapot Workshop March 2014 organised by Valley Potters

Some of my examples showing many influences!

Wednesday, December 5, 2012

Getting back into raku firing

Raku fired vessels - Acquisition Award (left pot)-Valley Potters 2012 annual exhibition.
Julia Rides the Waves of Misogyny - Sydney Teapot Show entry.
Ceramics Classes - I will be teaching handbuilding techniques Monday evenings 5.45- 8.15pm at Glen Eira College in 2013, commencing Feb 4. Class sizes will be limited to 8 participants. Please email me at: or phone 95573848 for more information.

Friday, January 1, 2010

Featuring Julia Gillard, Kev, Tony and Peter Garrett

2011 - April - 20 artists were invited to paint mudkas made by Indian potters for the Crosshatched project at Northcote Pottery.
A silent auction was held to raise money for a more efficient kiln in India
                                                 'Best Mates' or 'Foreign Affairs Not My Thing'
Contribution to Red Head Matchbox Exhibition, Ceramics Expo Federation Square, Melbourne. Dec. 2010
'Gravy Boat' - Dec 2010

'East Timor Solution!'
Winner of Acquisition Award for non-functional teapot, Melbourne Teapot Show, Studio @ Flinders, 2011

Moving Forward - Slowly

'Seaweed Tea in a Rising Sea' teapot

'Tony teaches Julia how to do back flips' teapot

' Foreign Affairs, Not My Thing' teapot
 Manningham Ceramics Award exhibition March -April, 2011

'Studio Scraps' - 2010

'Superficially Green -Studio Scraps'

'Clay Ducks Moving Forward'

Clay Ducks - Moving Forward

Solo Exhibition: Richmond Library, Church Street, Richmond Sept 28 - Nov.29, 2010

'Superficially Green' teapot

'Reined In (Before the Coup)'- Acquisition of Whitehorse Gallery
Made this before Abbott became leader of the Opposition

'Oasis' - Herring Island Exhibition

'Seaweed Tea in a Rising Sea'