Posts tagged art practice

I’m a Little Teapot…(a work in progress)

Pinch Pot Teapots

I had my ceramics class last night, which I am treating myself to as a way to experiment, play, and learn new things about my art making practice (I am more of a 2D artist). Class is so fun too– it is awesome to be able to socialize with a great group of people. This […]

Practice Makes Perf-…You Better.

after blending the two slabs together, i took a cutting tool and trimmed the bowl so that it was flush with the inside edge of the mold. i used a hand held cheese cutting wire (looks like a handle in the shape of a goal post with a wire across), but a sharp fettling knife or tool would work too.

“Hello, my name is Trish O’Donnell, and I am a recovering perfectionist.” Step one is admitting to the problem. I say “recovering” because I will never stop being a perfectionist. I have obsessed with doing everything as perfectly as possible for as long as my memory goes back. It has been something I have prided […]