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Come to Southwest Maker Fest!

On Saturday, March 22, the very first Southwest Maker Fest will be held in downtown Mesa. I consider myself a maker, and I’ll be exhibiting there. The festival will be along Main Street near McDonald from 10 am to 7 pm. I’m not sure where my exact spot will be, but it should be fun […]

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Pots for Bots 2013

In years past, I’ve donated my proceeds from the Pyle Arts & Crafts Boutique to my son’s robotics team. My son has graduated and is no longer on the team, but the team lives on. The FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) is a great experience for kids in high school, around the country and around the […]

Farmer’s Market This Saturday April 27

I’ll be showing and selling pottery along with my friend Connie Schultejans at South Tempe Farmer’s Market (Ray’s Market) Warner & McClintock, Tempe Saturday, April 27 in the morning The market is on the NE corner near Harbor Freight. View Larger Map

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Tempe Farmers Market

A new farmers’ market is starting up in the Bobbie’s Flowers parking lot on the first and third Sunday each month. I will be there on the first Sunday, along with one of my potter buddies. This month, I’ll be there with my friend Daphne Azzi and her beautiful work. So come on by to […]

Saturday December 8 Farmer’s Market

Come see me on Saturday, December 8 at the Farmer’s Market at Bobbie’s Flowers, 5801 S. McClintock Drive in Tempe. I’ll be there from 9 am to 12 pm. I’ll have lots of great things for sale — pottery makes a great holiday gift!

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Pots for Bots!

I’m donating proceeds from the Tempe Craft Boutique to FIRST Robotics Team 2449…they are a great local team from 2 high schools: James Madison Prep and Marcos de Niza. They’re working hard to raise enough money to be able to compete this year and I thought I’d help them out. Come on by the Pyle […]

Glaze Kiln with a Slow Cooldown

I ran a glaze kiln yesterday and used the firing schedule from to hopefully get a matte finish on the Laguna Redwood glaze. I’ve run this glaze in a straight 6 firing and here’s how it came out: Here’s another mug with the glaze slow cooled: You can see that the glaze is indeed […]