Monday, 25 July 2016

RHS Tatton Flower Show 2016

Well its over for another year and well to say it was hot is an understatement!



 New slab rolled porcelain bluebell vases 



New porcelain slab rolled swallow vases 


 Parian slip cast vases with the boys 





Animal heads 


Apparently Tarquin is going the wrong way down the tree for a tree creeper


Terry the Tawny Owl was on his forever home 


My new dog heads was received well though maybe I need a selection for display. I have a commission for two already so that should keep me busy for a while. Well once I get the right crutches. Yes I have torn my Achilles tendon again but this time in the other leg! I have been given a zimmer frame until they can order me special crutches and I am also in a plaster cast unlike last time. Oh I am a numpty! 

Anyway here's my favourite bits of the flowery bit. 


Garden Library by Kelly Brown in the Upright Gardens

Garden Library by Kelly Brown in the Upright Gardens 














Tuesday, 5 July 2016

Prep for Tatton is well under way

It's two weeks to go before I set up for RHS Tatton Park Flower Show over in Cheshire. I am working like a demon to get things done alongside finishing the schools work in time for the end of term. 



So today I bought some drawers and old potato crates to hopefully turn into wall shelving watch this space. I turned my stand at one show into the interior of a shed which was in the back of my mind but maybe a bit more shabby chic this time we shall see more pics to come.

I have been playing with some very new wall pieces using up-cycled pallet wood with small porcelain plaques. I have only made a few so I will take them with me to gauge reaction but I actually like them alot and they are quite a nice thing to buy as presents or gifts. 
Linking in with the new bluebell vases.









Pet portrait commissions

So I have launched a pet portrait strand to the business with the first few coming through Facebook and Instagram. Here's the late...