Month: September 2018

Holiday Ornament Workshop!

Book a time  with me at NiiloVilla Studio (Itäinen Vanhatie 44, Hyvinkää) on Saturday, December 1 between 10-15.00 to make 4-6 ceramic ornaments from a little lump of real clay. 24€ Open to ALL- (Children under 7 must be accompanied by an adult.) I will…

We use math, too!

How many?      

Poetry

Words and wordplay. I have always loved words. And when I began writing poetry, about ten years ago, it changed my life. It added a mindfulness to my days, it brought a fresh thoughtfulness to the simple observation of my daily life, inside and…

2nd Saturday Workshops

THIS is Handbuilding 101 –  On the second Saturday of the month, there is a place in my studio for you! Think of it as a little oasis of respite and relaxation. Give yourself some time to play. I’ll put on some music and you…

I love Tuesdays

  Pottery Club is a blast! This year we have 30 kids in two groups. Boys and girls from 1-8 grade fill the tables. The past three weeks we have focused on perfecting pinch pots. We have made a pot, a bird and many…

The Old Sauna

It WILL snow. I WILL sit in my kitchen and stare across the yard to my Someday Studio… so I gave it a fresh coats of paint for the winter! My family has differentiated the rooms inside it by calling them, Door #1, Door…

Kindergarten Clayworks

We rolled our clay into a ball. Then we rolled it and cut in into a circle. Then we pressed leaves and weeds and flowers into it. Next week we will shape it into a bowl!