View from the Studio

  • Happy August!

    Thank you to International Ceramic Artists Network for selecting one of my pieces for their August pin-up in the 2022 calendar. I'm honored to be ...
  • Sister Act: A Collaboration

    My sister and I have been meeting regularly on zoom to work together on our vision for a collaborative exhibition featuring her modern art quilts and my ceramic vessels. Follow along with us as this takes shape in the months ahead!

  • Studio renovation underway!

    We are taking the big plunge and putting in an elevator down to my studio! I'm so grateful that we are able to do this. After dealing with a foot i...
  • Darn it, I've been sidelined!

    Due to an injury, I'm having to postpone my online event scheduled for May.  Torn ligaments at the bottom of my right foot have sidelined me for a...
  • Mugging it up

    It's such fun to unload a great glaze firing! I'll have a small collection of mugs in my next online event.
  • Gratitude

    When I opened the online shop last Tuesday morning, it quickly sold out and – after pinching myself – I've been busy wrapping, packing, and shippin...
  • I took a bath yesterday

    It's a very rare occasion. Between the California drought and time, the tub sits like a remnant of a different time in the corner of the bathroom. ...
  • Holiday hustle is ON!

    The holiday hustle is ON!


  • Finally, I'm a calendar girl!

    Yes, it's true! At the ripe age of 64, I've become a calendar girl. When the next calendar rolls out for the International Ceramic Artists Network,...
  • It's Owl-o-ween in the studio this week!

    When I'm etching owls on a piece, the design takes on a life of its own. Each owl seems to have a distinct personality.
  • Ahoy there!

    Whales provide ongoing inspiration in my studio. Read more and see a few images.
  • Hanging on until the river flows again

    How following random paths of new-to-me ways of working has led me back to enjoying life in the studio again. Full of that feeling of discovery and "not knowing," I'm eager to share my excitement and take you with me on this journey.