Carol Ann Duffy

Sorry for the late notice A free reading by Carol Ann Duffy which is on Thursday night, in Sheffield    Here is the link: Advertisements

Wirksworth Festival

Fantastic Funding News We are delighted that our bid to the Arts Council was successful and that we have secured funding until March 2015. The Arts Council have shown great confidence in the… Continue reading

Women died for this

Cutting red tape should not be at the expense of women’s equality!   On 23rd March 2011 the Chancellor George Osborne unveiled the 2011 budget. This budget announced a review of all employment… Continue reading

Mini Niagra

The day it hailed (Easter Saturday) rained and ran …. … all this because the shops at the back of the house have tarmac-ed the yard. This yard has happily been adequately soaking up… Continue reading

Castles, hares and faces!

Bottom level at Castle Market, an interesting exhibition, free, call in, you won’t regret it.

Courses in Plumbing, plastering, DIY and Bricklaying

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Lip-smacking, thirst-quenching ….

Can anyone remember the words to the 70’s Pepsi ad? I think : lip-smacking, thirst-quenching, cool-talking, life-giving? Please help …..

How Easter eggs are made

No bisque(ts) then?

Oooops for to capture them in bisque form … These are the first throw pots, not quite hot off the wheel but glazed and ready to fire. Above is detail on the off centre… Continue reading

What’s on this month?

Castle Market Residency Jo Wallace, Judy Hockley, Silvia Champion Until 14 Apr If you’ve not been yet, I’d recommend a visit – great to see (unpaid) artists at work. Nothing for sale, just… Continue reading

Superb bit of plastering!

This work of art by Daniel Arsham is probably the most wonderful thing I’ve seen this week.   Closely followed by this …

Throw a pot not a wobbly

Wow, my very first attempt to throw a pot on a wheel! and it worked! well it stayed in a pot shape and i was confident in the process. Photographs to follow, when they are… Continue reading

Nick Clegg is very naughty …

Knitted Royal Wedding?

  How could I resist?

Paint or Die …

The “Paint or Die But Love Me” Table designed by John Nouanesing seems to be melting. And if not melting, than not even solid in the first place, but rather a paint spill… Continue reading