Wow!  As the song goes “……it’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas….!” – and a true-blue HOT Aussie one at that!!

Lot’s of great gift ideas at my stall at Fremantle Markets….squashed bottles are fabulous paired with a few delicious chocolates or maybe a yummy cheese….perhaps?  I also have my unique handmade Christmas Cards available.
Fremantle Markets is open for Christmas trading from Wednesday 21st December to Tuesday 27th December – closed Christmas Day.

A new event for me will be the Perth Makers Market at the Heathcote Cultural Precinct this coming Sunday 4th December (9am to 2pm).  A wonderful day out….!  Isa’s Igloo will be located (outdoors) alongside the “Swan Building”.
Visit the website for details:

Guildford Village Potters have decked their halls for Christmas, with a special exhibition and sale of Members work.  The Gallery will be closed on  Christmas Day 25th December, Boxing Day 26th December and New Years Day 1st January.





We’re settling into our new spot at Fremantle Markets….The past couple of months have been a bit “brisk”, but hopefully the spring weather has set in and things will be a little more comfortable!

I will personally be attending the market stall for the next 3 weekends:
♥21st, 22nd & 23rd  October
28th, 29th & 30th October, and
♥4th, 5th, 6th November

Guildford Village Potters continues to bustle along with the Students Exhibition starting this weekend, 22nd October.  Our Members Christmas Exhibition will follow hot on the heels for December …. lots of good fun and practical gift ideas to be found!
To find me there on roster, please check go to the following page:
Click here for Guildford Potters Roster info
For another day out – head to the hills!  Darlington Festival is on 5th & 6th November – Guildford Potters attend with a “clearance” sale – mainly seconds.

A NEW LOOK & NEW LOCATION @ Fremantle Markets

Starting September 2016 Isa’s Igloo will have a permanent presence at the Fremantle Markets….!

To find me, enter at the Parry Street entrance (nearest the church   @ the South Terrace end) and I’m along the entrance wall … too easy!

Isa’s Igloo products will always be there – but to confirm when I’ll be in attendance, please drop me a line via the Contact Page…..

To get the ball rolling….find me at Fremantle Markets this coming weekend Friday 2nd, Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th September….


Drop into Fremantle Markets over the next couple of weekends to find Isa’s Igloo creations…it’s usually a few degrees warmer inside the markets than out!  The stall in currently located by entering via the main gate @ the Sail & Anchor Hotel – turn right at the lolly shop or busker (whichever you spot first) and look for me along the wall.  2 weekends only in August:
12th, 13th, 14th August
19th, 20th, 21st August

September will see a move to a new location… this space for an update!

There’s also lots happening at Guildford Village Potters this month.  In addition to loads of pottery by our 23 members, drop in to see a wonderful exhibition of paintings, (metal) sculpture and jewellery – all inspired by nature, but local artist Carolyn Francis.
Click here for Guildford Pottery Roster


Guildford Village Potters is 35 years old!
“35 Years Strong” is an exhibition of new works to celebrate our 35th Anniversary, running from Friday 1st July through to Sunday 24th July 2016. 
Drop into the Gallery @ 22 Meadow Street, Guildford to see what we’ve been up to!Gallery Hours:  Monday to Friday 9.30am to 3pm
                                   Saturday & Sunday 10am to 4.30pm

35 Years Strong Invitation


What better way to spend a winter’s day that with a stroll around Fremantle and then warming up with a nice hot cuppa to watch the world go by in one of Freo’s many yummy coffee shops…..

Of course no trip to Fremantle is complete without dropping into the markets …. and of course coming by and checking out what we’ve been up to in “Isa’s Igloo”!!

We’ll be at Fremantle Markets for 3 weekends this month:
♥10th, 11th, 12th June♥17th, 18th, 19th June
♥24th, 25th, 26th June

There’s also lots happening at Guildford Village Potters this month as we are all working furiously towards the 35th Anniversary Exhibition which starts 1st July….watch this space for more information!!!
Click here for Guildford Pottery Roster



May Day….May Day…..!!

It’s a wild and woolly start to May….weather-wise in anycase!

One of the special days to remember in May is of course –
♥ Mother’s Day – on Sunday 8th May ♥

Isa’s Igloo will be at Fremantle Markets  ….. with lots of little treats for Mum – ranging from a handmade card, something special for Mum’s garden or a floral design on a piece of pottery.

Dates you’ll find us at Fremantle Markets are:
   ♥ 29th April to 1st May
      ♥ 6th to 8th May (Mother’s Day)
      ♥13th to 15th May

Mum might also enjoy a visit into the Swan Valley – with a detour via the  Guildford Village Potters….!
“My Twin Monkey” is the exhibition this month, a collection of art & ceramics inspired by nature!
Click here for Guildford Pottery Roster


April is looking to be a busy month for Isa’s Igloo!

To start the month, find us at Fremantle Markets for the regular “2 week gig”  – 1st, 2nd & 3rd April and 8th, 9th & 10th April.  This is a great time of the year to wander around Fremantle as the weather is a little kinder!

Follow this up with a visit to the 3 in 1 Market @ Showgrounds,
2 days over the ANZAC long weekend: –
Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th April.

Then of course, a visit to the Swan Valley is not complete without dropping into the Guildford Village Potters.  Please note that the gallery will be closed on ANZAC day Monday 25th April.
“Stitched & Stitching” is the exhibition this month, a collection of decorative and functional works in fabric!
Click here for Guildford Pottery Roster

What’s on in March….?

March 2016 is looking to be a fun month!  A public holiday on the 7th (in WA at least!) sees the month start with a long weekend and then an early Easter to end the month gives us another long weekend!  YAY!!

You’ll find Isa’s Igloo at the Fremantle Markets 4th to 7th March and 11th to 13th March.  Trading hours on the Monday 7th public holiday are 10am to 6pm.

Guildford Village Potters will be closed on Good Friday 25th March but will otherwise be open over the Easter weekend…..a trip into the Swan Valley is not complete without dropping in to see what  new pottery we’ve been creating and to view the current exhibition (paintings by local artist Val Forrest this month).
Click here for Guildford Pottery Roster


Happy Valentine’s Day!

February is the month for romance with Valentine’s Day around the corner, on Sunday 14th February.  If you’re after something a little bit different for that special person, Isa’s Igloo might just be able to help!  Isa’s Igloo will be at Fremantle Markets  for the next couple of weekends will a stall full of new pieces…..choose from a lovely handmade bowl to fill with chocolates to a special handmade card to write a message to your Valentine!

Market dates for Isa’s Igloo are:

  • Friday 5th, Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th February
  • Friday 12th, Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th February

You can find the stall by entering at the Sail & Anchor end, turn right and look for the pottery against the wall – we’re just inside the Jus Burgers market entrance.

Valentine Cards 2016
Happy Valentine’s Day!