Create • Inspire • Journey
by Rachelle Eason
- Eco-Friendly Fashion
- Flowers and Meaning
- Handwritten Notes
- Journal Prompts
- Local Love
- My Story
- Online Classes
- Rachelle L. Eason, LLC
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- Works in Progress
Torching a Raku Piece
I love flame! At least I love controlled flame in a creative artsy setting. Two of my fabulous students last semester gifted me with a torch and I have been enjoying finishing up my Raku pieces with the added touch a torch flame brings. With a bit of flame and a Raku fired surface, the …
Agate Blend…Spiraling and Wedging 2 Clays
Since I use stoneware clay, my pieces fire to about 2232ºF. That’s a pretty hot mess if things don’t go as planned!
Fly Swattering Art!
So it’s Friday night and what am I doing… editing a video for an online art class; a free online art class! My RachelleEason.com Shop is updated and the kiln is cooling, so, of course, my thoughts would go to Fly Swattering! Fly Swattering Art is a favorite of my students, of all ages, but …
This may look like its about to turn into a beautiful clay, but actually…it will take a summer of study to get this right. Being a potter for all these years, I have settled into a comfort mode and I tend to prefer creating functional pieces for daily food and beverage use. My specialty is …
When Your Battle Plan Needs Changed.
Seven years ago, our life changed with a literal heartbeat… my husband’s. Health-wise, most all is better now, but it has taken a very long time for us to get back on our feet. His heart event and subsequent job lay-off effected our whole family and our security as we knew it. To this day, …
Lessons Learned From Slow-Cooked Oatmeal.
Many know that I do not cook. Like really…do not. For the 29 plus years we have been married, Chris has done the majority of the cooking. If he didn’t cook, one of the kids usually did. After all, we homeschooled and cooking was a great way to learn multiple skills. ? Every once in …
Behind the Mask…Journal Writing Prompt
My question is then about authenticity. How can I achieve authenticity without taking off my mask? Is being true to me but not revealing all of me still authentic?
Bear With Me While I Find Myself…
Then, when I had begun to doubt everything I am because of feeling like an imposter in that goal of reaching a different audience via the high-end level, returning to my roots seemed the right thing to do.
Pottery Urn For My Dad – Sculpted Stoneware…A Narrated Video Stroll
My mind still talks to you. My heart still looks for you. My soul knows you are at peace. ~ Author Unknown Today marks the one year anniversary of my father’s passing. As I sit in my mother’s kitchen in the wee hours of the morning, knowing that in just a few hours we will …
5 Simple Steps to Writing a Nature Poem
Journal writing with poems composed from the heart is an imaginative way to open up to the overflowing beauty of nature. Here are five simple steps to writing a poem with RachelleEason.com
7 Journal Writing Prompts to Connect with Nature in the Fall
The fall is upon us and with it comes a strong feeling for change and journal writing, of course! It could be the crispness in the air or the anticipation of the holidays around the corner, but I definitely feel the need to connect with nature and reflect over transitions.