james erin ceramics
  1. tools of the trade
  2. the workshop complete with swing chair
  3. feldspar glazes ; yum yum
  4. the Turtle sink great pottery throwdown
  5. this salt glaze pot is 4 and a half inches across
  6. earthenware with resist
  7. rare and endangered teapots
  8. cube planters in terracotta
  9. my dabblings in stain glass
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james erin stuff !

pots past and present and a few other things thrown in for good measure !
 
  1. brighton pavilion teapot
  2. wheel thrown bottle
    wheel thrown bottle
    buff stoneware clay / tenmoku glaze
  3. bee dish
    bee dish
    about 24 cms across stoneware
  4. frog money box
    frog money box
    slip cast in stoneware
  5. slab built planters
    slab built planters
    earthenware and stoneware
  6. jug with horny skull
    jug with horny skull
    about 25 cms high fantasy devil pirate skull ?
  7. Raku
    Raku
    mall raku 'ritual ' pot : red glaze
  8. rare and endangered teapot no 1
    rare and endangered teapot no 1
    slip cast semi porclain ... on glaze and low temperature metal glaze decoration
  9. thrown fruit bowl
    thrown fruit bowl
    tenmoku glaze with added gold leaf design on the rim
  10. rare and endangered teapot no 2
    rare and endangered teapot no 2
    this taepot collection had interchangeable heads !
  11. jigger jolly made cactus bowls
    jigger jolly made cactus bowls
    i made 50000 of these in two years .. four different sizes see adjoining picture
  12. shipped all over europe
    shipped all over europe
    shipped out by the pallet !
  1. stoneware lamps for Disney
    stoneware lamps for Disney
    order for stoneware pierced lamps for Zulu world ( Tam tam world )for Disneyworld in France
  2. student work
    student work
    beautiful raised relief ceramic 'paintings'
  3. happy accidents ?
    happy accidents ?
    things happen in a kiln that are unintentional and unrepeatable (crystals have formed all over this pot )
  4. three tier candle holder
    three tier candle holder
    thrown joined and altered porcelain
  5. student work
    student work
    raised relief portrait of Sues granddaughter poppy
  6. Big Mugs !
    Big Mugs !
    hand thrown and hand painted with glazes
  7. cool inspirational things
    cool inspirational things
    150 million yr old trilobite ( my little office pet ! )
  8. rare and endangered teapot no 1
    rare and endangered teapot no 1
    slip cast semi porclain ... on glaze and low temperature metal glaze decoration
  9. oak tree and meadow
    oak tree and meadow
    gold lustre leaf design on rim
  10. stain glass section two
    stain glass section two
    all four sections took over 200 hours of work
  11. stain glass section three
    stain glass section three
    the design was loosely based on a tiffany design circa 1890
  12. full ensemble
    full ensemble
    the door took some adjustment after the windows was applied because of the weight of the lead
  13. stain glass section one
    stain glass section one
    oh yes .. forgot to mention that i make a bit of stain glass too
  14.  evening classes
    evening classes
    always wanted a semi acoustic guitar but couldnt equate the cost with my playing so i made one !
  15. the back is quite nice also !
  16. Gene Kelly lamp
    Gene Kelly lamp
    still high on my fave list .. made whilst at college it rates as my biggest ever learning curve !
  17. hexagonal kitchen tiles
    hexagonal kitchen tiles
    3 inch interlocking tiles with mottled green/ white glazes
  18. fridge magnet
    fridge magnet
    my daughter jasmine made this when she was eight yrs old .. about 3 inches across... i love it !
  19. modelling, mould-making, casting
    modelling, mould-making, casting
    decorating and assembly ! ..big thanks to the help john and Adrian at Moorland pottery gave in Stoke on trent
  20. three kings candle\T.light
    three kings candle\T.light
    porcelain with gold lustre
  21. earthenware fruit bowl
    earthenware fruit bowl
    my daughter jasmine made this when she was eight yrs old .. about 3 inches across... i love it !
  22. Man in the moon
    Man in the moon
    first and only dabbling with salt glazing ; built a basic kiln and roughly guessed the amount of salt to sling in there
  23. rose stem with fish
    rose stem with fish
    stoneware with semi matt blue glaze and gold lustre about 8 inches tall
  24. semi porcelain candle sticks
    semi porcelain candle sticks
    open brief whitish candle sticks .. loosely based on chess pieces
  25. tentacled money boxes
    tentacled money boxes
    stoneware octopus money-boxes - thrown spheres and pulled tentacles
  26. students !
    students !
    using the term loosely .. im not sure I teach them a great deal but hey.. chilled, creative environment and all that !
  27. the great pottery throwdown
    the great pottery throwdown
    yes we were allowed to keep the pieces..
  28. students !
    students !
    must take a better picture of this.. it actually resides by the side of our pond
  29. deep sea commission !
    deep sea commission !
    12 inches high stoneware vase commission
  30. porcelain bottle with handles
    porcelain bottle with handles
    crystal glaze on porcelain ( exploring handle shapes ) about 6 inches high
  31. handle detail
    handle detail
  32. fishy breakfast sets
    fishy breakfast sets
    plates and bowls to follow
  33. fishy breakfast sets
    fishy breakfast sets
    plates and bowls to follow
  34. fishy breakfast sets
    fishy breakfast sets
    plates and bowls to follow
  35. fishy breakfast sets
    fishy breakfast sets
    plates and bowls to follow
  36. the great pottery throwdown
    the great pottery throwdown
    the turtles that earned me top potter for a week