Monday, 22 October 2012
Working our socks off.
The National Trust article and on line shop
has been working very well for us over the past six weeks
but we really have been working hard to keep up.
we have been getting to the workshop early
and staying later.
I found time the other evening to treat the wood on our
workshop sign, as the court closes at the end of the month
be we are open until 22nd December.
The shot of the workshop above was taken at 7am.
Keeping focused is the main aim
and keeping the quality of the pots as high as possible
is the one thing I will not compromise on.
So to help with this I'm going for long walks with Cadbury
and keep looking at my reference books.
This one is one of my all time favorites.
Such simple words
I want to find some time to make some of these.
I might even try my hand at some of these next year.
I made one of these colanders when I was at college
back in 1979 in stoneware and my mum still uses it.
So although we are very busy
it's important to keep an eye on the small details.
We have learnt a lot over the past weeks
about dealing with on line sales
and I hope to do a blog soon
But for now it's back to loading up another glaze firing.
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"...