Releasing objects

This is a collage I made some years ago. It’s called 17 years in 98 pieces. From childhood until my early 20s, I collected mementos that...

Tiny studio

In my backyard sits a tiny house. Tucked into the corner between the carport and fence, under the shade of a lilac-flowered paulownia...

Botanical ceramics

When I started making ceramics, I had no preconceptions about what I wanted to make. It was all just play: getting my hands into the clay...

Suburban Dreaming: a haiku sketchbook

Last year I visited the Brooklyn Art Library, home of a brilliant public art project, The Sketchbook Library. Over 41,000 5″x7″...

How I saw in the new year

Happy New Year! Here’s what I was doing at midnight: Feeding ice cubes to my feverish husband, who has been down with the flu for three...

Doodling: kitchen armada

Here is today’s doodle of kitchen vessels, which my son calls an ‘armada’.