by Louise Irvine In 1988, I was presenting The Doulton Story at the art gallery in Victoria, BC and I
WMODA was honored to receive gifts from the Starr collection of English ceramics, which was auctioned at Sotheby’s last year.
April 9th is International Unicorn Day. It may seem strange to celebrate a creature that doesn’t exist but the mythical
Spring is in the air and so we are highlighting the striking Art Deco statuette of Persephone, which was designed
by Louise Irvine World Penguin Day is April 25, which coincides with the annual northern migration of Adelie penguins. The
"I look, I observe: the woman, the child, the flight of a bird . . . a tree harmonious in
One of the most iconic figures made for Royal Doulton’s rouge flambé glazes is the Smiling Buddha. Art Director, Charles
We are being advised to use copious amounts of soap during the current crisis, so we thought it was a
Majolica Mania is due to open at the Bard Graduate Center in New York on September 25 and travels to
Since we can’t hop along to WMODA right now, we thought you might enjoy discovering how rabbits came to be
Tide pools at the Florida seashore inspire ceramic artist Alyssa Ligmont to make functional stoneware embellished with shells and starfish.
As St. Patrick’s Day’s Day approaches, we are wondering why a bird which lives in the treetops of South American