Gary Jackson: Fire When Ready Pottery
A Chicago potter’s somewhat slanted view of clay & play
Categories: flowers, garden, soda-fired, stamped, vases

Enjoying late afternoon flowers on the back porch. Vibrant & fragrant bee balm flowers & furry smoke bush clippings in a soda-fired ikebana vase… and a mini hosta in a handmade flower pot!

Categories: flowers, soda-fired, stamped, vases

When a vase finally gets flowers… it’s like some kind of destiny fulfilled! Thank you Sarah for sharing your beautiful roses in my stamped & soda-fired vase! A nice addition to your kitchen.

Categories: mugs, soda-fired, stamped

A cute little stamped & soda-fired mug for this week’s MUGSHOT MONDAY. Totally diggin’ the colored flashing slip at the top where the grooved lines are!

Categories: mugs, soda-fired, stamped

Another Monday. Another Mugshot!!!
It’s another Mugshot Monday with this stamped & soda-fired mug with some fun & colorful flashing effects!

And just in case you’re wondering, this very mug was still for sale in the MADE AT LILLSTREET Gallery Collection… as of this posting today. It’s on my page – Mug #6. Purchase it and Lillstreet will gladly ship it to you!

Click here to see my MADE AT LILLSTREET Gallery Collection!

Categories: mugs, soda-fired, stamped

Just celebrating another MUGSHOT MONDAY with this sweet stamped & soda-fired mug!

Categories: flowers, garden, porcelain, soda-fired, stamped, vases

A little sweet cup of little spring pretties!
Fragrant Lily-Of-The-Valley blooms from my garden
in a small porcelain stamped & soda-fired cup!

Categories: flowers, friends, soda-fired, stamped, vases

My friend Tracy was sharing her fragrant Lily-Of-The-Valley blooms with a neighbor for her birthday… and just needed a nice handmade vase to put them in! So glad we could work out a no-contact “delivery”… and a good time to chat & actually see a friend face-to-face for a change!!!

Categories: garden, nature, soda-fired, stamped, textures

Celebrating another TEXTURE TUESDAY with a few spring ferns…
one natural, and one stamped & soda-fired!!!

Categories: mugs, pottery, soda-fired, stamped

Celebrating another MUGSHOT MONDAY with a few more mugs!
All stamped, soda-fired and ready to go!!!

So if you’re ever looking for a new mug… or bowl, vase, pitcher & more… you can now shop online here on my website! Click on “Online Pottery Shopping” in the top right hand corner!

Categories: mugs, soda-fired, stamped

Looks like we have another mug on-the-job AND at shelter-at-home!
Serving double-duty with another online meeting for Mugshot Monday!
Thanks Karen for the photo!

If you’re working double duty and need a new mug for your newly combined “home & office” workspace, remember you can now shop online here on my website. You can either click HERE… or click on the “Online Pottery Shopping” in the top right corner tab!