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Roots 657

Posted by on Feb 12, 2018 in Blog posts, In and around the Pen |

“ROOTS 657 is Chef Rich Rosendale’s eat-in and take-out café and market located in Leesburg, Virginia, at the intersection of Routes 657 and 15. The cafe and locally-inspired market offer the chef’s regionally curated products, featuring local artisans alongside our own house-made soups, salads, sandwiches and fresh-baked goods.” AND they carry...

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Best Mixing Bowl Ever Just Got Better!

Posted by on Aug 15, 2017 in Blog posts, Functional Stoneware |

Thanks to Barbara Kirkwood who has discovered a great bread recipe that can be mixed AND BAKED! in my mixing bowls. Here is the recipe: No-Knead Peasant Bread 2 14-ounce loaves INGREDIENTS 4 cups unbleached all-purpose flour 2 teaspoons kosher salt 2 teaspoons sugar 2¼ teaspoons instant yeast 2 cups lukewarm water softened butter, for greasing Here it is....

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Kiln Opening July 1 2017

Posted by on Jul 1, 2017 in Blog posts, Functional Stoneware |

These pieces will go to the Torpedo Factory – for the July Show at Scope Gallery. The Stripey Platter is a new and fun look. I have added the Perky Songster to my flock of Rooster, Heron and Owl. The mouse does not get eaten, by the way, nor does the frog. The mouse is hiding on the back side of the mug. Shhhh.

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