A Potter Should Live Their Life Generously
Recently on Facebook I saw a post directed to me from one of my former Sheridan College students that went on to get an MFA from Rhode Island. Jess said in her little post “ I remember that you said a potter should live their life generously”. Wow, of all the things I have said for this one thing to stick with Jess is really heart felt.
Jess was an amazing student and although you will look at her work and wonder how I could be even a part of it, I overflow with pride that I am part of her Ceramic Education. http://jessrivacooper.com/index.html
I will repeat my advice. My Uncle Jimmie said he loved to give pots away to people he liked. I share his love. I get more pleasure out of giving things away than selling them. I guess that is why I will pass with many friends and little money.
We came home today with a treasure trove of plants from a neighbor at Pinecroft. Hundreds and hundreds of dollars worth of plants for free. Sheila is planning payback. It is not expected but my wife