A weekend in Edinburgh had been planned for a few weeks and a Google of 'what's on' brought up a gaggle of opportunities.
After firstly purchasing tickets to see the legendary Showaddywaddy! I looked up who was showing their work at The Scottish Gallery.
Adam Buick - Inclusions
I really like Adams work. The simplicity and uniformity of his jars keeping the theme and yet each one tells a story. His Journey Jar was a particular favourite. Made from coloured stoneware with a porcelain path inclusion.
What a surprise! I wandered over to a lone piece of work on a stand in front of a window and ... on closer inspection... I saw that it was by the ceramicist William Plumptre. I have spent a couple of evenings with William as he lives nearby and we share other friendships.
Elsewhere in the gallery, I was drawn to some amazing glass art