Category Archives: pottery

San Benito County Open Studios 2017 / Couling Studio

Photos from 2017 Open Studios, Cindy Couling’s Home Studio location.

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Copper Luster Glazed Raku Tiles

Raku Firing

We spent the day doing  3 raku firings today. It was alot of fun, but also alot of work! Raku firing requires some planning and coordination, so it’s best to […]

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Prepped pottery ready to be raku fired.

Getting ready to Raku! (Because all potters love fire!)

We’re planning a raku firing this weekend. What is it about the smoke, the fire, the stress, the waiting that gets us potters so excited? I guess it’s the ‘not […]

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Matroyoska Ceramic Doll Couling

Matroyoska Ceramic Doll Set – Pages 08/07/14

I’ve been working on a set of ceramic Matroyoska dolls. Note to self, you must learn how to spell it properly and remember the name before you start blogging about […]

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Anti Valentines Day Charms – Pages 02/08/14

Anti Valentine’s Day Charms Well, it’s been awhile. Here are a couple things I’ve been working on over the past few weeks. Top are some Anti-Valentine mixed media Charms I […]

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Pages 04/12/13

Like to see my work in progress? Come over to FaceBook and say hi! www.facebook.com/cmcouling Here are a few things I’ve been creating in my studio over the past month. […]

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Pages 10/18/12

I’ve been busy! My blog is neglected. What can I say? I am spending alot more time posting things on FaceBook these days and am wondering if this blog will […]

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Pages 7/31/12

A few things I’ve been working on. Some altered images I paint, doodle and stamp on. I’ll use those in journal spreads, like the one above. I’m also working on […]

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Pages 11/12/11

Working on painting some small trays about 6″ x 6″. I used underglazes on low fire clay. These are in the kiln and will need to be overglazed with transparent […]

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Pages 10/13/11

I’ve been ignoring my blog lately. But, I’ve been working on projects the whole time. Here’s a selection of some things I’ve been doing. A couple ATCs. One was for […]

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Pages 04/30/11

Bob and I are putting together a mirror frame kit we bought from Aftosa. I was originally going to paint my own tiles, but we found a seller on eBay […]

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Pages 11/03/10

My finished clay boxes. I was *SO* excited when these came out of the kiln. The colors on the moon box really intensified more than I expected. I finished the […]

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Pages 08/25/10

 This is one of about 6 bisqued extruded boxes Bob and I made. We weren’t sure they’d even make it through the first firing without blowing, but they did! The […]

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Pages 11/19/08

Here’s my table display from the recent pottery sale I was in. It was a lot of fun and I actually SOLD a few things. lol.

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Pages 08/08/09

Another kiln firing. Still working on ceramics rihgt now, preparing for the November Pottery Sale I am in. It’s ALOT of work. I made 40 bottle toppers and painted about […]

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Pages 09/13/08

Getting ready to fire the kiln. Wine toppers and round trivets are shown. I made my quota of over 40 wine toppers! There are giant mugs, trivets, 20 small Christmas […]

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