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coffee cups

coffee cups

These cups were the first thing people picked up and wanted to see up close, at my Christmas market. These cups are decorated with decorations of blue swaying reeds and are perfect for coffee, tea or anything actually! To make these mugs, I use the […]

Little treasures

Little treasures

These little trinket boxes are perfect for small treasures! My grandmother had a collection of these small trinket boxes. I can’t remember she had ceramic ones, but at least wooden and metal. I kept playing with them when I was a child and I’m quite […]

Last ones for sale…

Last ones for sale…

These are the last porcelain lights left from the Christmas market. Please let me know if you’re interested in one. They measure approx. 9-10 cm diameter and are 6 cm tall. Price is €32 per piece. The lights are made from Limoges porcelain and have […]

And the winner is…

And the winner is…

At the Christmas market on the 15th December in de Bilt I had a raffle. Everybody who signed up for my newsletter had a shot at winning one of my planters with viola’s. Watch the video to see who won! Congratulations! I will send the […]

project jug…

project jug…

I have been working on some jug designs. This will be something for 2018, when this busy time comes to an end. I will then have more time on my hands to experiment, improve my skill set and develop some nice glazes. And make the […]

Last days of autumn

Last days of autumn

I wanted to show that ceramics can also be seasonal. Of course the Christmas hangers should already have given that away… but this turned out to be a proper autumn project. The kids picked some nice leaves from our garden and we rolled out some […]

Weather to be active inside

Weather to be active inside

When winter is approaching my mother always asks me if I have something to knit for her. I guess when evenings get darker and colder people like to sit on the sofa and look for ways to stay busy. It might be reading, playing games […]

Christmas market

Christmas market

On Friday December 15th, I will be at a local Christmas Fair, showing my work, meeting nice people and hopefully selling a few items as well! Op vrijdag 15 december sta ik op de Wintermarkt in de Bilt van 16.00 tot 22.00 uur. Het is […]

Mugshot

Mugshot

My first commissioned work was a set of tea mugs, made from stoneware speckled clay with an earthy green glaze inside and on the rim. The day after I had a serious muscle ache from all the sanding these unglazed pieces require…  In my previous […]

Light in the dark

Light in the dark

In the Netherlands autumn has properly begun now. Leaves are falling, day light savings, gloves on in the mornings and cold feet in bed… 😉 It means it’s also the time of ‘gezelligheid’! Hygge as most people know it these days. When it is dark […]