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October, 2014

Teapots

Posted on: October 22nd, 2014 by Leyla Folwell No Comments

We ve been preparing for our Christmas markets and making some nice gift items.

Drying before bisque.

Drying before bisque.

Teapot bodies

Teapot bodies

Spouts

Spouts

Handles

Handles

November 8th 10am -4.30pm Chipping Norton Town Hall
December 5th 6pm Shipston on Stour Market Square
December 11th & 18th Stratford upon Avon, Bridge Street 10am -8pm

 

Whichford Pottery

Posted on: October 8th, 2014 by Leyla Folwell No Comments

Whichford Pottery is one of Warwickshire’s most charming hidden treasures

http://www.whichfordpottery.com/

Whichford Pottery

Whichford Pottery

They make consistently stunning hand thrown garden pots,

Yes! Made in UK! in fact, exported to Japan!

Whichford Pottery

Whichford Pottery

Their garden is really worth a visit

Whichford Pottery

Whichford Pottery

They also have a beautiful gallery full of pots from around the country and also Japan

Whichford Pottery

Whichford Pottery

If that wasn’t enough, they have a gorgeous little cafe with home made food that is so delicious

I forgot to photograph it : /

Whichford Pottery

Whichford Pottery

 

But don’t worry I will pop back soon for more as it is just on our doorstep ….

Research ; )

more soon …..

 

 

Turkish Delight – Soul Food

Posted on: October 1st, 2014 by Leyla Folwell No Comments

We were lucky enough to be able to sneak away for

a sailing trip around the beautiful Turkish coast.

Beautiful Mediterranean

Beautiful Mediterranean

The sunshine,  turquoise water and the sea air were fantastic

for these two tired Wigwam Potters.

Fish Market

Fish Market

In true Wigwam style – we dined like kings : )

This fantastic market was right next to a restaurant that cooked whatever you fancied!

So accommodating!

Fruit Market

Fruit Market

We even had fruit for pudding ; )

Turkish Crafts

Turkish Crafts

And of course there was lots of time to shop for the luxurious arts n crafts…

Turkish Crafts

Turkish Crafts

Such a feast of colour!

Gorgeous door!

Gorgeous door!

I really enjoy exploring back streets and finding hidden treasures like this.

Street Lights

Street Lanterns

They are so creative and there is colour every where!

Parasol Heaven

Parasol Heaven

My favorite, a solution to protecting shoppers from the baking midday sunshine!