It has been cold November, but not much of snow. I have been busy stocking the Etsy store and am getting ready for the studio open house and sale on December 8 & 9. This is going to be my fifth open studio. So far I… Continue reading Snow on the horizon
Visited the Niagara falls a week ago. I have visited the falls over twenty times as most of Japanese guests wanted to go. This is my second time spending on American side. It lacks the fill view of the Canadian fall from the America side, but you can really get close to the American falls… Continue reading Niagara falls
Opened th kiln today. Another good firing. Spend this afternoon at the Letchworth State Park. I am not exhibiting the show, starting tomorrow. I did once very long time ago, and it snowed and sales was very poor. I decided not after that. I don’t think it snowed since.. Very warm and nice day. Walking… Continue reading Good autumn day
I never get to this low in clay. One box left. I am getting the delivery on Wednesday. I have tested the batch I am getting. Recently we went New York City by car, and stayed Meadowland, NJ and commuted to the Manhattan by bus. I heard about it, but never done before. We drove… Continue reading Down to one box & New York
We started 2010 with lots of snow and frigid weather. I am sure very exciting and interesting year ahead. I felt 2009 was 10 years long, and am glad it was behind us. I finished the last two moths in good notes, my daughter smiling again and my kiln firing better.
The other day, I was looking for a Japanese pension card, and digging through boxes of albums. My daughter wanted to see the albums, so we browsed through them. We were looking at a picture of Varanasi , India, and she said this is 30 years ago today. After traveling around the US in Greyhound… Continue reading Old Albums
Happy New Year ! Wish you all have a wonderful and prosperous 2009. Well, back to wheel. I better start thinking about festivals and shows ahead. Applications are soon to be due, and this is the time I really need to build up my inventory. Once in June, I can only fill what sold a… Continue reading Happy New Year !
Happy Halloween! This is my first jump into the blog-thing. Almost 20 years ago Halloween day, I got engaged , which lead to settle in US as a potter. Halloween, I do not get the idea fully. I have never experienced the trick&treating myself as a child. I made many custumes for my daughter and… Continue reading Happy Halloween !