All Fired Up

Where have I been?

Good question! The last couple of years have been REALLY hard.  First I had to cancel all of my classes (and pay everyone back, argghhh), then I actually got friggin Covid, then had to bring my Mom here to live because her programs were cancelled in Toronto, then...

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Friggin’ changed again!

In this wonderful computer age of ours when you sort of, maybe, get something figured out ... they change it.  "They" in this case, is Wordpress, my nemisis.  Lucky for me I don't have many others, BUT trying to keep the website sorted has turned into a bit...

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2021!

A new year is upon us, and for me this time of year would usually be filled with PLANNING and I'd have my wall-type Calendar filled with lesson schedules and workshops.  This year I didn't even buy one!   I've cleaned the studio, and my throwing...

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A wee bit frantic …

So here's how it goes ... I sold all of my good wheels.  I had a reason for that ... both of my shoulders are buggered and working on the wheel aggravated the shoulders and the neck (poor me, eh?).  A sensible person might have said to herself, just do small...

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There is this story …

And, the story goes like this.  A man goes to the wise man of his village and says he can't take it, his house is toooooo small.  So the wise man tells him to bring his dog into the house with him, then his goat, then his cow, and so on and so on ... then,...

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That was quick!

Wow!  I could have sold those wheels a dozen times over ... who knew?  They're all going to good homes, and will be vacating the premises by Thursday.  Then I'm going to actually wash the floors, clear out the clutter, and get ready for the next...

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Gotta try it!

Seems to be that's my motto ... an opportunity comes along for exploration and I've got to try it.  Doesn't matter whether I have any experience in that medium.  It's just let's go! And, it's happened again.  One of the members of the Shoreline Artists...

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A very tiny version of Hell …

Yup, that's what computers are ... at least that's my story for the past few weeks.   First, I got some kind of virus -- which lasted longer than the common cold, and the computer went in for a giant clean up, browsers cleared, favorites deleted -- along with my...

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Why did I stop?

I was overwhelmed.  It happens to people who work or think about work 16 hours a day ... and that's what happened.  Some of you know that I had a health food store in Port Hope for a number of years (10 year anniversary when I gave it up I think). ...

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The Showroom is OPEN by appointment, just call Susan at 905-753-2731 (cell).

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We’ll be sanitizing and social distancing to keep everyone safe!

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If you happen to be at “A Little of This and That” in Southampton, they are carrying a selection of my work  — or if you are in Tara a small display of my work is featured at the “Tara General Store” all year round!

 

Susan McDonald

Practically Potty Studio (potterystudio.ca)

229 Concession 6

Tara-Arran-Eldersley

Ontario  N0H 2N0

Phone is:  905-753-2731 (cell)

email:  susan@potterystudio.ca