This shop started as a hand-dyed, hand-spun yarn shop. After about a year or so, buttons began creeping into the inventory until gradually they took over and I decided to devote the shop to ceramic buttons, while keeping my fibre obsession as a hobby. From time to time other knitting-related clay items may appear, such as yarn bowls, dishes for storing notions while working on a project, and needle vases. I also make earrings, so look for them too!
I've worked in clay since 1995, making a range of work, from the small buttons, to larger scale sculpture and functional work.
I am inspired by the materials I'm working with and try to be open to respond to whatever is presented in the creative process. I love how the softness and malleability of clay is transformed in the kiln, and how that then contrasts with the softness of natural fibres. I'm…
- Born on October 25
- Joined August 2, 2009