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Dates: November 4, 5 & 6, 2010

Here is my fall schedule so far:

Colorado Potters Show & Sale:  I will be featuring jewelry & ceramics

Thursday evening, November 4: 5pm – 8pm

Friday, November 5: 9am – 8pm

Saturday, November 6: 9am – 5pm

Ye Olde Holiday Faire:

Craig Hospital gym, November 12th, 7am-4pm, benefitting the Employee Emergency Fund.  They will also be having a bake sale & used book sale.

Heartfelt Holiday Boutique, Beacons Gallery, Cherry Creek North,
2630 East 3rd Ave, between Clayton & Columbine

We will be raising funds to support the Colorado Coalition for the Homeless Adopt-A-Home program

Sip n Shop: Friday evening, Nov 12th 5pm-8pm

Saturday & Sunday,  Nov 13th 10am-6pm & Nov 14th 10am-5pm

Sami’s Holiday Show & Sale, November 21st……….more information to follow

CC’s Holiday Show &  Sale, December 4th and 5th……….more information to follow



red flower



orange flower



purple flowers


I am looking for inspiration for color.   That said, how to do, how to achieve?  I like creating small paper images and covering them with resin.  I like coloring resin.  On the list to try & perfect: enameling, colored pencils, setting more stones.  Tomorrow I challenge myself in the ceramics studio by glazing some of my olive dishes and salt bowls.  Glazing is always a tricky thing for me.  I’ll also work on some metal clay.  I like to patina metal.  I like the color that bronze clay & copper clay can achieve.  I like the surprise when opening a steel firing container filled with charcoal & digging for the treats. Side note: these shots were taken in California with a point & shoot camera.  I’m amazed at the technology, or maybe it’s my amazing Mac monitor….


featured pearl


Have you ever “googled” yourself?  I just did and found a mention and this photo on the “Metal Clay Magic” website.  This pearl is featured.  Funny I would not have known, I guess, had I not “googled” myself.  I’ve heard that word is being added to the dictionary.

Here’s the link:

I’ll do some research, but I believe it’s an online Metal Clay e-zine.  Is that spelled correctly?  BTW….

It’s been such a warm fall, I’m ready to put on a jacket and feel a little chill in the air.  I’ve been busy laying out the Colorado Potters Guild postcard for our fall show.  I do the layout in Adobe Illustrator & edit the photos in Photoshop.  I wanted a different background, and first took a bunch of photos of fall trees, plants, etc.  I tried editing them in Photoshop but they all seemed too busy.   One of the members suggested I use an up close photo of some glaze.  So, here’s the final layout–pretty dramatic, huh?  Also, some of the shots I attempted for the background.


Fall Show & Sale, Nov 4, 5 & 6



Aspens turning in the high country



Aspens & choke cherry



grasses in Cramner Park



flowers in Cramner



more plants in Cramner Park



up close



border plants



Beautiful mixtures this year



squeezing in one cat photo....


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My 2013 Schedule so far…

Denver Potters Assoc. Holiday Show
6th Avenue United Church
3250 E 6th Ave
Dec 5, 6, 7, & 8

Arvada Center Fine Art Market
Dec 12 - 22

My Home Holiday Show
December 13 & 14

Gallery of my Work