Category Archives: SPA Etsy Team
While visiting Kyle Carpenter’s Etsy shop gallery, the attractive design on this salt-glazed cup caught my attention. After receiving it, it turns out that the surface has several underlying elements that work together to provide a true sense of there being … finish reading At Peace In The Moment: Troy Bungart Takes a Closer Look at Kyle Carpenter’s Surfaces
Considering the simple decoration that’s found on 17th & 18th Century redware plates, cups, pans, and even crocks, it’s easy to imagine that a settlement, such as Jamestown Colony, was a place where “simple living” pervaded one’s everyday life. Tulips, … finish reading Ron Philbeck: Applying Sgraffito Decorated Redware to Spiritize His Art
Ah, the complex effects of soda firing. This cup is by South Dakota’s Anthony Millette, a potter who specializes in salt and wood firing. I kept going back to his Etsy shop to look at it because the photo intrigued … finish reading A Soda Fired Cup By Anthony Millette
By Troy Bungart Browsing for yunomi, I find myself falling in love with the image of the cup, its decoration and/or its story, long before I get to hold it. As a tactile person who thinks and senses in 3-D, I’m much more … finish reading Thea Patterson’s Yunomi Grabs Troy Bungart’s Attention with Story and Design
Hello SPA Blog readers and members. It is indeed a pleasure for StudioPotterArchive to announce Troy Bungart’s inclusion as a Contributing Author to the SPA’s Blog! Troy is the owner of Bungart Studios located in Three Rivers, Michigan and a … finish reading Studio Potter Archive Welcomes Troy Bungart as Contributing Author & Blogger!
Always on the lookout for a treasure, my sights were alerted when this “little dancer” caught my attention as it went dashing, darting and dancing passed my eyes. SPA Etsy Team member Jaimie Merrell of Richmond, VA has gladdened my … finish reading Little Feet are Dancing with Jaimie Merrell
Ms. Donovan has graciously permitted SPA to reprint a posting from her blog, http://barbaradonovan.blogspot.com It’s an exhibition that’s full of fun work, and by a grouping of artists whose creative vision is quite diverse. Check it out, and be sure to … finish reading Barbara Donovan’s Visit to LSU’s Glassell Gallery: 8 Fluid Ounces Cup Exhibit
Jane Good This Valentine’s Day, a hopeless romantic like me just couldn’t pass up an exploration of hearts beating in clay. My search for hearts on fire began with this delightful Valentine Wall Chime by SPA Etsy Team member Jane … finish reading Hearts of Clay: Valentine’s Day with Etsy Team Potters
Ok, I promise not to make this a habit (funny-bone speaking), but I couldn’t help but share this image taken by SPA’s Adele Bee Ann of her cat, Perci, wearing a square of whole wheat as if she’s getting set to … finish reading Ok, So Breading Your Cat Has Nothing to Do With Pottery!
Barbara Donovan – Baton Rouge, Louisiana We’ve found a cure for the grumpy morning blues! Barbara Donovan’s fantastically fun line of studio-made bowls and mugs should make any frown; turned upside down, go right side up! . Hailing from Baton … finish reading Barbara Donovan’s Work in Clay: A cure for the grumpy morning blues!