Caladium Arts and Crafts Co-operative

Happy to be juried into the Caladium Arts and Crafts Co-operative in beautiful downtown Lake Placid Florida.  For over 25 years the Caladium co-op has featured quality handmade arts and crafts.  They also host events throughout the year and offer a variety of classes and workshops.        

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Creative Clay Time

Fun for family gatherings & birthday parties Team building exercise for employers / students / groups Creative projects include mugs, ornaments, platters, bowls, sculpture & more Local Potter Samantha Decker-Hoppen will bring her expertise and clay materials to your location (within 25 miles of Lake Placid).  Experience the joys of…

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Joy to the World Holiday SALE!!

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Joy to the World Holiday SALE!! In celebration of the Holiday season I am offering 20% off all instock items on my website turtlerockstudio.com until the end of the year.  Enter my shopping gallery for gifts to inspire and amuse. When you are ready to check out enter coupon code:…

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Playing with stamps

I was inspired by Jill Gerlach’s rolling stamps workshop this past spring and made a bunch of new stamps… and once I was done making the stamps I had to try them out…so much fun creating designs and stories. Ornaments are $12 each and the catch-all bowls (3.5 in wide…

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The I’s have it

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Thinking about how we perceive the world around us thru our personal experiences.  When we can shift the focus from what we are seeing to who is seeing, a whole new reality emerges.  I took this thought into the studio and played with the concept of eye bowls as containers…

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Ocean Life

These are examples of my Ocean Life designs that capture the essence of the sea and its inhabitants. These mugs and bowls make great Florida gifts!

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Scholarship Fund & Community Outreach

Every week Samantha invites up to 5 kids and 2 mentors from the Keys Children’s Shelter into Morada Way Clay’s studio for a few hours of creative play.  Sometimes we get muddy on the potter’s wheel, or we roll out slabs, or glaze a piece of bisque.  We often groove…

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this week in the studio…

  Loving my time in the studio, here are some of the latest creations to pass through my hands… This teapot was a blast to make and i hope to get back on the wheel soon to make more.  The fish mugs are the logo for Morada Way Arts and…

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