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Letting Go of the Wheel

Letting go of the wheel was not easy but after more than 20 years as a potter who loves the wheel, both my hands developed chronic tendinitis. As it became more difficult and painful to wedge, center, and throw, I resolved to create more sculptural work...letting go of the wheel.Inspired by my love ...

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So what the heck is a Totem Stick?

A Tribute
Totem Sticks are my own design, inspired by the magnificent totem poles of northwestern tribes like the Tlingit. Totem Sticks are an homage to those massive works of art - and you can hang it on your wall.

Totem poles were a sign of wealth, often constructed in front of the home of a Chi...

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Remembering WWI Code Talkers

Memorial Day is a time to remember those who gave their lives in service of our country. Travel with me today back to World War I. It's near the end of the war, late in the fall of 1918, in the French countryside. The Germans have tapped American phone lines and every communication of battle pla...

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Counting Down

Installation Day

Spirits Rising, an exhibition of my work, opens April 3 at Red Earth Art Center in Oklahoma City. This is wildly exciting for me so I hope you will bear with my exuberance. Installation day was Friday, March 31, and I thought you might enjoy a couple of "behind the scenes" photo...

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One Woman Show

It is with breathless anticipation that I announce my solo exhibition, Spirits Rising, opening April 3.
Opening Reception
I am pleased to invite you to the Opening Reception April 5 from 5-7 pm at the Red Earth Art Center, 6 Santa Fe Plaza, Oklahoma City. If you are not in or around Oklahoma City,...

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Warrior Spirit

Daily Fight to Survive
Hummingbird is known as a warrior spirit with healing powers, and one of the strongest totems. The tiny hummingbird embodies the spirit of a great warrior. His daily fight for survival shows us that success is not only for the large and powerful. Etched in stoneware, this hum...

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So Many Asked…How Could I Say NO?

Over the past several months, many of you have asked if you could purchase pottery on my website.  So...I'm delighted to announce...NOW you can!

Free Shipping!
And because I truly value your support, I am offering free shipping in the US on all Lidded Jars, Altered Vessels, & Plates and Pl...

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Dancing for My Mom at Red Earth

Red Earth is an event dear to my heart.  It is an organization committed to promoting the rich traditions of American Indian arts and cultures through their museum and fine art markets.  For 30 years, the Red Earth Festival has showcased Native American artists and dancers during its 3-day event...

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