Turtle Rock Transition

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7 years ago I took a crazy job wedging and slabbing clay for Ron Levy’s Tandoori ovens in Islamorada.  Little did I know then that this would lead me to teaching and developing a community art gallery.  Then as a Morada Way Art District volunteer program coordinator and Board member –…

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The Force of Life

The design I call the Force of Life is very universal.  I love making this design as it is a visual of life energy.  I first saw this image when I read this Dylan Thomas poem way back in college, I love it still.  I share it with you now:…

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Fun Video of Slip Casting

Folks have been asking me to demo how I slip cast and I always thought that was like saying they wanted to watch paint dry.  After playing around with ideas to make the demo a bit more exciting I made a time lapse video.  Hope you all enjoy it as much as I had fun making it.

Pouring Plaster Molds

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Pouring plaster to create a new mold is an exciting time for me. The process from idea to final product is a test of patience and precision. I have been hand making little turtle charms for over 10 years and finally took the time to create a 3D version of…

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