End of Year/Start of Year Epiphanies – Business, Creating, and Family

Well, Christmas came and went. It was so wonderful! Christmas with kids is THEE BEST. I do have to say, however, that having the end of the year immediately following is somewhat daunting. I realized that all my pottery sale hustling had come to a close, and because of not being as organized as I should, I planned to take …

~ Holiday Hustle ~

This holiday I did not know what to expect. This is my first Christmas season selling since my precious twin girls were born 3 years ago, and my first holiday season selling since my new aesthetic idea – Woodblock-style-carving in clay with nature inspired subject matter (i.e. scenes from my childhood and adulthood living in Northern Minnesota). I never expected …

Start of the “Quiet” Season

Well, today marks 1 week since the last farmers market of 2017, and as I sit here on this snowy morning, I am thankful that it didn’t last one more week (Ha!). In the high season here in my tourist town of Grand Marais, Minnesota, I also worked as a waitress at a local restaurant that serves organic local food, …

Art Along the Lake ~ Fall Studio Tour

This incredible tour that I am fortunate enough to be a part of starts tomorrow, September 29th and goes through October 8th. During that time, you are more than welcome to visit my studio at the Grand Marais Art Colony (120 West 3rd Avenue), and see me at work at certain times, and during normal business hours you can see …

Farmers Market This Week!

This Coming Saturday for the Grand Marais Farm & Craft Market, I will have a lot of new items to choose from due to a firing that just got out yesterday! So excited to display some new work, and get feedback! Please come check it out. Travel mugs, Sawtooth Mountain mugs, planter pots and more! The Farm & Craft Market …