Woodhog pottery – wood fired pottery by Jody Willenborg-Cable, Whidbey Island, WA

Woodhog pottery – wood fired pottery by Jody Willenborg-Cable, Whidbey Island, WA

WOODHOG POTTERY by Jody Willenborg-Cable: I have been making pots forever. I like the way they look at each stage in their formation, and I like the way they are transformed by fire. It is a joy to be able to participate in such a profoundly human activity. At times I feel a connection with our ancestors who have been handling clay from the beginning. We built a giant cave like kiln called an anagama in our back yard. The kiln is fueled by wood and would easily hold a smart car. A few hours into the three day firing It shoots flames out the chimney like an excited dragon. After dark this is a fun thing to watch. The finished pots are beautiful earth tones with ash drips. When we unload the kiln, after a week of cooling, there are hundreds of pots in the yard -- like a sea of brown. Every piece is completely different from any other;...
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Jana Cooper Jewelry made in Seattle, WA, USA

Jana Cooper Jewelry made in Seattle, WA, USA

I have been designing and making jewelry for over 30 years, mostly showing my work at art shows in the Pacific Northwest.. I try to make my jewelry fun and accessible to all.. from ear-cuffs, earrings, bracelets, necklaces, dog breed pins, id badge lanyards and new steampunk theme jewelry! I am happily making new designs for you to enjoy. Visit Jana Coopers Jewelry website: www.janacooper.co¬†or phone Jana Cooper 1-206-523-0694       ... There are more photos of Jewelry hand made in Seattle, WA, on Jana Coopers website! And a guestbook too, so visit www.janacooper.co or see her at one of the better Art Fairs and Shows one day...  ...
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