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NEW PREMISES! • On 1st April, Bluematchbox opened the doors of its new shop in Grazely, Berkshire.
TEAPOT WITH INFUSER • Throwing is arguably the hardest technique to master, and nothing can be achieved on a wheel until you learn to centre the clay properly, so we thought we would revisit the process in detail as an introduction to this project which will be in two parts – next part in Issue 76
A Day in the Life of… Jane Sarre
LINDA BLOOMFIELD BLACK GLAZES
STRETCHING CAT • We’re known to be a nation of animal lovers, with cats being high on the list of favourites, so we thought it about time we made one in clay
HOUSEPLANT WATER CONE OR OLLA • For all the houseplant lovers out there who worry about watering their plants when away from home, this little olla is the perfect solution – pop one in the soil, fill it with water and go and enjoy your holiday
The Accidental Studio Burn, Baby, Burn!
HANGING DECORATION • Sometimes it’s good to make something that has no practical value but is simply lovely to look at and this is just such a project. This sculptural form makes a great addition to an artistic display on a wall anywhere in the home
CLAY WORKS STUDIOS • Chris Taylor discusses the beauty of Dumfries and Galloway, marketing, and decorated tiles
CREATING PATTERN REPEATS FOR DECORATION • Creating a repeat design is a relatively easy process to learn and is a handy skill to have if you want to make tiles for large expanses
COURSES • Do you run a course that you’d like to see here? Email firstname.lastname@example.org for free inclusion in our listing