Tuesday, 30 August 2011
Two Glaze firings in one week.
I'm trying my hardest to catch up with the general
lack of stock in the showroom.
I mixed up a new batch of glaze which I
deliberately made up a bit thicker.
This salt pig has the new batch of glaze.
and this is the backside.
This is the old English white.
and a nice bloom on the side.
one of the garlic pots
also with a nice bloom.
this new serving dish
has a rich lush glaze.
and a couple of these Live Simply bowls
and pie dishes in a number of colours.
and to show I mean business
these jugs are now ready for biscuit firing.
I'm pleased to say The showroom has a reasonable level
but that's partly due to the fact
that Bank Holiday weekend sales were very poor.
every cloud has a silver lining.
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