Saturday, November 8, 2008

Raku enthusiasts

All you raku fans,thought this might interest you.My latest raku vessel.The vessel has 6 raku glazes on.Hope you like it as much as i do.
Let me know if you are interested in the glaze recipes

tuesday night at the club

more pictures from Tuesday group,here we have angela and Kevin looking very busy.

Tuesday night at the club

Sandy putting the final touches to her large vessel,well done sandy.

Wednesday, October 22, 2008

kiddie classes

the kiddies have finished this terms works now mainly consisting of aussie fauna... emus await firing and an assortment of fish, this little guy perhaps concerned about whats next??

Thanks so much to Belinda and Jill for running theses classes the kids learned a lot about making and the animals.....plans for next year are afoot already.....also thanks to wednesday team for helping with all manner of things to keep these sessions running smoothly...

Pam and Rae cleaning up the garlic presses used for all kinds of hair attachments...

and Linda exploring clay colourings methods for her flared bowls...pretty cool...

Tuesday, October 21, 2008

tuesday night buzz

We had a cozy team tonight and  lots of consistent work going on, well done girls... it's really great to see solid learning and ideas coming together...

Sunday, September 7, 2008

weekend pit firing

A great sunny day for pit firing and well lots of great company too...

After a rather cool and rainy day on sunday the pit was cool enough to empty today so we did!!!
Belinda and myself dove in a rummaged through the remnants of the fire pulling out all sorts of lovely pieces.... stills to follow..

All the work is now at the clubrooms ready to be oooohhed and ahhhed at.

Saturday, September 6, 2008

Bus Trip to Clare

Bus Trip To Clare

Last Saturday was our bus trip to Clare,a great time was had by all.
Although it was raining outside,inside the bus was full of song and laughter.Yes we had the old sing-a-long at the back of the bus.
First stop for morning tea, Auburn the gateway to the Clare Valley,rich in history and heritage buildings.
Auburn Gallery "You must remember this" 20 Main north road,Auburn.A wonderful welcoming morning tea was had by some of our group,take my advice and try the Devonshire tea it was great.The owners of the gallery made us feel very welcome.
Next stop the Town of Clare where we had lunch,then on to Scarlattis gallery at Mount Surmon Wines.The art work on show was by Grace Delaney titled "Mixed Elements".
The last Stop was a visit to Historic Martindale Hall.Email:
The bus arrived back at Tea Tree Gully approx 5:45pm

Monday, August 18, 2008

raku firing

we had a super firing at the studio last saturday, a few showers were easily worked around with some very spectacular results. some very large pieces proved challenging when it came to getting them into the bins but everything survived ok... thanks kevin, chief bbq'er and kiln handler..

next fun firing is pit fire on september 6th at belindas place... see you then save ya banana skins!

Sunday, August 3, 2008

tactile launch day

From a very big vacant space a few nights ago to a lovely warm room today we were well pleased with nice weather and quite warm for this month..the opening turnout was great and the team encouraged to further our exhibition work SALA is a great opportunity to see Adelaide art out in force..there's lots to see inner city and out in the subs and artists walks..have a peruse of our SALA website for more where you can also search for areas or individuals artwork / studio etc..

Saturday, August 2, 2008

TACTILE opening

TACTILE SALA exhibition opening this sunday 3rd Aug if your nearby drop in between 12-3pm, opening at 1pm by TTG mayor Miriam Smith. We've had news of visitors coming already from across town to outer area school visiting our open studio.

Lot6 Crouch Rd Golden Grove SA 
Harpers Field workshop in the green sheds next to church cnr crouch and one tree hill rds

hours   Sun  12-3pm 
               Mon  - Wed 11am - 3pm
Aug 3rd - 13th

Saturday, July 26, 2008

exhibition setup

Rearrangement and setup of the clubrooms start again on tuesday night 6.30pm onwards any handy muscles would be greatly appreciated as the big tables need to be moved.

And bring your selected work down too if you can't make it wednesday.

Please pay dues to Rae unless you have already spoken to her, and all the best with our 1st SALA show.

Opening Sunday 3rd August 1pm.

Tuesday, July 22, 2008


be on the lookout for our sala poster,

our show opens sunday 3rd august @1pm by city of TTG mayor Miriam Smith, exbition open sunday 12 - 3pm
then monday, tuesday, wednesday, 11am - 3pm for 2 weeks
invite friends and family to our open studio show.

kevin's cheeky sculptures

Yvonnes ladies

anna's sculpture

judiths bronze sculpture

Maud's prize winning tea set

Friday, June 13, 2008

members pieces

barbs glass installation..

I've just finished putting together the clubs sala site and thought some of those images would get better viewing on this page most are clearer here.
I'll be adding any events, shows and excursions to this blog so stay close by...