Saturday, July 10, 2021

Thank You Giveaway!

I'm so excited to do a Giveaway! 

I love giving back what I have been given, and I am forever thankful for each and every one of you that has chosen to follow along with my creative ceramic side business journey! This year has been full of so much growth for me, selling my work online through Etsy, gaining customers from 13 different states, showing at 3 new galleries, 200+ new followers, new pottery equipment, and so much more that I will forever be grateful for!

As a special thank you for your support I am holding a THANK YOU GIVEAWAY now through Sunday July 11th 11:59pm EST!

One Lucky 🍀 Supporter will win a set of Claire Raack Ceramics originals worth $70-$85!

This set features 3 handmade ceramic artworks:

-Hanging Positivity Mantra
-Porcelain Cloud Dish
-Your Choice of Ceramic Accessory
(Displayed below)

Giveaway Set

"Moon in Leaf"
Hand-Carved Terra Cotta Pendant Necklace


"Branch and Fossil"
Hand-Sculpted Terra Cotta and Cassius Basaltic Pin



Mini Mug
Porcelain Layered Glaze Pendant Necklace


Pinecone Tassel
Porcelain and Leather Necklace

"Cloud 9" and "Thankful"
Porcelain Dish and Hanging Positivity Mantra


Congratulations Angella, your Cloud 9 Porcelain Dish, Thankful Positivity Mantra, and Branch & Fossil Pin are on their way to you!  

Moon & Leaf, Mini Mug, & Pinecone Tassel necklaces will be posted on Etsy for sale later this week, stay tuned!


Can't wait to get your Claire Raack Original?





 


Sunday, June 27, 2021

Gallery 202

 Excited to announce that I have new ceramic artwork in Gallery 202 at 78th Street Studios.

All artwork is for sale and available Friday's and Saturday's from 11-4pm, and every 3rd Friday of the month from 5-9pm.

"Determined"
Porcelain Hand-Sculpted Bud Vase
Copper Wash, Lava & Gold Glazes

"Determined"
(side view)

"Determined"
(side view)


"Fragment"
Terra Cotta Hand-Sculpted Bud Vase
Black Underglaze, Clear Glaze, 24 Karat Gold Luster

"Fragment"
(back view)

"Fragment"
(side view)

For more information check out Gallery 202 at:

http://78thstreetstudios.com/gallery-202

https://www.facebook.com/Gallery202CLE

https://www.instagram.com/gallery202.cle


Gallery 202 at 78th Street Studios

"Determined" & "Fragment" in Gallery 202


Tuesday, June 15, 2021

"Surviving 2020" Show

 I am excited to announce the first art show I will be participating in since the pandemic started: "Surviving 2020" this Friday June 18th from 5-9pm at 78th Street Studios: E11even 2 Gallery.

The show will also be open the following 3rd Friday, July 16th from 5-8pm.

To secure your tickets to the event in advance:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/78th-street-studios-june-third-friday-art-walk-tickets-157891841749?aff=78thtenants


Here is a sneak peek at some of my newest work made in the pandemic that will be in the show...

"Destress"
Hand-Thrown Tea Bowl
Stoneware, Black Underglaze, Matte Clear and Gold Glaze





Monday, March 1, 2021

March Sale!

 



in my Etsy Shop: ClaireRaackCeramics


Treat yourself or someone lucky to a little green, to ring in Spring!



These artworks are included in the March Sale:


Whirlpool Serving Dish


Touch of Midas Earrings


Freshly Fallen Vase Set


Low Tide Box

Woodland Vase


Offshoot Necklace


Footprints in the Snow Serving Dish


Dancer's Spirit Necklace


Thursday, December 10, 2020

Claire Raack Ceramics Giveaway!


I know we could all use a little extra cheer this holiday season so I have some exciting news for you…

I have partnered with the new Cleveland Artist app “Maker Town” to bring you and all NorthEast Ohioans over the age of 18…

a Giveaway package of local Cleveland artwork valued at $230!  

Including this Claire Raack original espresso/tea mug and my 5 favorite teas! 

Follow the link below for your free entry to win this awesome bundle of art!

https://www.instagram.com/p/CImGwP1pXCd/?igshid=11jr2xwfn9wc3&fbclid=IwAR0C4g1VvNImIzZa1YXJ0JiEWscPIYj5IUgFi-8ozQqZEZy93DKGcLF0EgM

Happy Holidays,

Claire

Stay Turned for new Claire Raack Ceramic cups, mugs, bowls, bells, trays, and ornaments for the Virtual ArtCraft Holiday Sale on my Etsy page https://www.etsy.com/shop/ClaireRaackCeramics Saturday & Sunday December 10th & 11th and Saturday & Sunday December 19th & 20th

Saturday, July 11, 2020

First Online ArtCraft Sale

In light of "social distancing" this year, I have opened an online Etsy Shop and am participating in the first Online ArtCraft Sale in lieu of in person art shows this Summer.

Excited to Introduce both

https://www.etsy.com/shop/ClaireRaackCeramics

https://artcraftstudio.wordpress.com/


My Favorite Part of starting an online business has been experimenting with paint pouring and wrapping boxes in repurposed paper samples for delivery!

"Bolt"
Ceramic Pendant
for Sale in my Etsy Shop
https://www.etsy.com/listing/822752224

Gift Wrap is complimentary for every ClaireRaackCeramics Purchase!

Terra Cotta Earrings
for Sale in my Etsy Shop
https://www.etsy.com/listing/832786379

Can you believe these are Paper Samples that were going to be thrown away

"Microfossil"
Porcelain Earrings
Sold

I also offer free order pick up to Greater Cleveland Residents
saving locals shipping time and cost

"Sweater Weather"
Terra Cotta & Porcelain Necklace
for Sale in my Etsy Shop
https://www.etsy.com/listing/817028412

Thursday, June 25, 2020

INTRODUCING MY WHEEL

It's name is "Whisper" because you can't hear it when it's running.  It's so peaceful to throw on, I love it!  I want to take a moment to share with you the highlights of what I have created on my electric potter's wheel since I got it one year ago...


the day my wheel was delivered to the studio
Wheel + Me = Ecstatic


First thrown piece: Box made from a closed hollow thrown dome
"En Hiver" Winter

"Glade" Porcelain Cup
For sale in my Etsy Shop
https://www.etsy.com/shop/ClaireRaackCeramics

"Unearthed"
For sale in my Etsy Shop
https://www.etsy.com/shop/ClaireRaackCeramics

"Floret" in its Hawaiian Home

Pour-over coffee maker and matching mug

"Freshly Fallen"
 Porcelain vase set  6.5"x6.5"x4" & 4"x4"x3"
For sale locally because of delicate nature, message me if you are interested.

Black, White, and Lagoon (bud vase and tea set)

This tile was not thrown but I want to share because the imagery represents fond memories
  of my first trip to Hawaii last Summer to visit my brother and sister-in-law

"Arctic" Mug & Bowl
Bowls are for sale in my Etsy Shop
https://www.etsy.com/shop/ClaireRaackCeramics

"Sand & Sea"
the newest addition to my Etsy Shop 
https://www.etsy.com/shop/ClaireRaackCeramics

Sunday, June 14, 2020

52 Weeks 52 Works

Proud to announce that my ceramic artwork was chosen for a second time in the calendar publication of 52 weeks 52 works. Never did I think my artwork would represent the month in a calendar during a pandemic.