Sarah McLeary

Ceramics and Architecture

Category Archives: various makey things

a big idea

My walk to work takes me past a big legal graffiti wall in Edinburgh, in the Old Town. I always enjoy seeing the new work up there, some of it … Continue reading

March 27, 2016 · Leave a comment

Onwards and Upwards

          Before Christmas, our building St Margaret’s House held a sale of residents’ work in the Gallery. It was a huge success! Foolishly, I had put … Continue reading

January 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

Stamping aboot

My not-very-secret project is to make tiles for my newly fitted kitchen. I thought I would show some of my tiles here without showing the finished project, as it’s not … Continue reading

July 26, 2015 · Leave a comment

Mugs for you!

Would you like a lovely mug? I will make one for you! And you can basically design your own decoration, or just tell me ‘put some stripes on it’ or … Continue reading

June 7, 2015 · 1 Comment

take a pew

My friends took me to Sam Burns’ Yard last weekend, it’s a clearance yard with … STUFF everywhere, a total free for all. Glassware and plastic things, doors etc are … Continue reading

October 21, 2012 · Leave a comment

bucky balls can be festive

So last month I found this bag of hundreds of tiny, tiny, TINY pieces of fabric in a fab craft shop in Musselburgh. It’s a members’ supply shop, that sells … Continue reading

October 1, 2012 · Leave a comment

I love you Piggy!

I made a bag for my friend’s birthday, as she is a massive Invader Zim fan Gir is Zim’s … pet? sidekick? … anyway he’s a defective robot helper who … Continue reading

August 7, 2012 · 1 Comment

glassy expression

A member of our pottery group Bridge Pottery Collective works at a school where they have a glass workshop, and so brought in boxes of all sorts of coloured glass … Continue reading

August 6, 2012 · 1 Comment

cats in japan

We went to see Rent-a-Cat at the Film Festival last week. I’d been wanting to see it during the week, but F was working, so I took a chance that … Continue reading

July 12, 2012 · 1 Comment

ten years in the making

Ah, it’s been a rocky old road making this quilt. I have to say though, it’s by far the most ambitious thing I’ve ever made, and I couldn’t have done … Continue reading

May 22, 2012 · 4 Comments