Puzzles, Pots, & Creative Reading

Puzzles, Pots, & Creative Reading

Some thoughts on finding your voice & style as an artist, and a list of my favourite creative books.
January 15, 2024 — Naomi Clement
Encaustic and paper work

My Favourite Things - 2023 Edition

Where I live, December is a time of gathering and reflection; a time to celebrate and fill our cups before the dark cold winter days to come. Throw some pottery...
December 19, 2023 — Naomi Clement
My grandmother's Recipe for Shortbread cookies

My Grandmother's Recipe for Shortbread

Every December I share my Grandmother's recipe for shortbread cookies. Many folks enjoy shortbread year round, but I always associate this cookie with the Christmas holidays. Every year when we...
December 13, 2023 — Naomi Clement
Ceramic Cup of a Delicous Cocktail

Delicous Festive Drink Recipes

December has arrived y'all! It wouldn’t be the holidays without festive refreshments, we've been mixing it up behind the scenes and are ready to share a special cocktail and mocktail recipe with you as we shimmy into the spirit of the holiday season.
December 04, 2023 — Naomi Clement
Road to Seven Podcast Naomi Clement from Starving ARtist to Thriving Artist

From Starving Artist To Thriving Artist with Naomi Clement

In this interview, I discuss how I resisted becoming an artist for many years, in part because the cultural myth of the starving artist led me to believe that all artists had to be poor (pro tip: that’s not true!). I also talk about how I grew my audience on social media, perspectives on pricing work and communicating value, and my evolution as a creative entrepreneur.
November 13, 2023 — Naomi Clement
Artists Statements 101: Why You Need One and How to Write It

Artists Statements 101: Why You Need One and How to Write It

Are you struggling with writing artist statements? Maybe you put off writing them until the absolute last minute? Or maybe you’ve just avoided the issue altogether by telling yourself that you don’t really need one? 
September 19, 2023 — Naomi Clement
fresh tomatoes

The Tomatoes Are Here

Two of my favourite recipes for tomato sandwiches!
August 31, 2023 — Naomi Clement
Summer Bounty

Summer Bounty

A round-up of my Summer 2023 favourite things, including books, gardening, recipes, movies and more!
August 07, 2023 — Naomi Clement
A few of my favourite things - 2022 Wrap Up

A few of my favourite things - 2022 Wrap Up

For those who enjoy a good “yearly wrap-up” type list, here are a few of my favourite things from 2022:

December 15, 2022 — Naomi Clement
Essentially Disposable - Studio Potter Article

Essentially Disposable - Studio Potter Article

An excerpt from an article I wrote for Studio Potter Magazine in 2021.
January 20, 2021 — Naomi Clement