Sea Blue Pottery
I love making pots, vases, bowls, jugs… anything useful for the home or garden, but with the added twist of a slightly quirky style, particularly when it comes to handles. I work from my home studio in the Hampshire countryside and my pots are both thrown on the wheel and hand-built too – and sometimes a combination of both techniques.
Having grown up on the south coast, I take inspiration from the sea when it comes to decorating my pots, predominantly using glazes in different hues of blue, although occasionally some other colours do get a look in. Spots and stripes are also recurring decorative themes.
Most of the time I work with stoneware clay which is fired to a very high temperature and is therefore quite robust and certainly dishwasher-safe. Garden pots are also frost-hardy.
I hope you like taking a look at my work. Drop me an email if you have anything you’d like to ask or have something in mind you’d like me to make for you.
Many thanks, Lisa
A small selection of my work can also be seen and bought at Alison Orchard Fine Art at Applegarth Farm, Grayshott, Hants, GU26 6JL, www.alisonorchard.com
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