It’s all about the feels
As I write this newsletter it’s actually snowing (again) but the clocks have changed and the buds on the trees are waiting to burst! We’re nearly there!
I recently gave a short talk at Brighton Public Library about the benefits of working with clay (of which there are many!) I thought I would share a few interesting points that I learnt whilst researching it.
In our modern, visual oriented world, we often neglect the sense of touch. The tactile nature of clay can allow us to get re-acquainted with this sense whilst having a calming effect on our mind. Many people that have tried working with clay, have found it to be totally immersive and sometimes a meditative process, especially on the potters wheel.
to read more about the benefits of working with clay (if Brad Pitt does it, it must be cool!)