Tuesday, 1 February 2011
Make Time for a Cup of Tea.
This Year i have decided to make some things I had shy ed
away from in the past.
One of which was Cups & Saucers.
I know they are not a great seller, as Hollis said,
"they don't sell in the USA either".
But I have decided to make these for myself in the workshop
Something else I've decided is to give myself
a proper Tea break in the day, Half the cups I make
end up going cold and not getting drunk.
These Pie Dishes also came out of today's Kiln.
These are going to be Garlic pots.
I also slipped this tall jug this morning, it's 14" tall.
and this picture was me trying to dry pots on the kiln
as it cooled down yesterday.
It's milder today but still freezing cold in the workshop.
This was a lipped bowl that I noticed was cracked just after I glazed it.
I was able to pull it apart and was pretty chuffed at the cross section.
Hope you are enjoying your tea break
I'm back on the Blog again and Why? Because The Chinese have landed on the dark side of the moon? No, because I have time, time ...
OK here are all the elements needed to build the kiln. I had some 3mm ceramic paper left over from building my large gas kiln 2 years ago. ...
Earlier in the year one of my daughters sent me a link to an article in Vogue magazine which stated "Pottery is the New Yoga"...