Andretta got me Addicted to Slip Trailing

    In September 2018, I went to Andretta, Himachal Pradesh (India), to primarily learn two skills: a) create slip trailed designs, and b) make low fired glazes. Andretta pottery, set up originally by Sardar Gurcharan Singh, works primarily with terracotta clay. They extensively use four colored slips – white, blue, green and brown –…

Gond Art Wall Mural

  In 2019, a very interesting commissioned project came my way – A Terracotta Wall Mural. The project tested my skills on many levels. Project Planning: It was a big 8 feet by 6 feet installation. It needed immense amount of planning to deliver the work on time. All stages of the project – Designing,…

45. Glazed Terracotta Jug and Glasses

I have always wanted a big jug, for those days when one needs close to unlimited supply of lemonade or just flavored mint/tulsi water. Glazed Terracotta Jug and Glasses This set was made in the beautiful artist village of Andretta, Himachal Pradesh, India. Decorated with the famous ‘Neela Thota’ glaze of Andretta Pottery, these wheel…