Author Archives: Joseph Travis

About Joseph Travis

Maker of ceramic objects, Ceramic Researcher and full time dad to two boys

Saggar Fired Pottery

For the last year I have been experimenting with firing inside a saggar inside my electric kiln.  From the start I have to say anything fired in this method I wouldn’t sell as food safe and to make certain of … Continue reading

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Every October, artists all over the world take on the Inktober drawing challenge by doing one ink drawing a day the entire month. – Jake Parker So I decided yesterday that I would do Inktober again this year. Inktober is … Continue reading

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With my work I decided some time again that I wanted to make playful work especially as we has limited time, so why make something serious and stagnant. It’s about make pots that contain energy and liveliness, which can be … Continue reading

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Stuck in a Loop

Every so often my thinking gets stuck in a loop, thinking the same things over and over and not solving anything. At the moment it is photography there is so much to think about. I have a to do list … Continue reading

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On Your Corner

No new post this week as I have been preparing for the first workshop for “On Your Corner” in collaboration with LeftCoast.

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