Thursday, 25 April 2013
Keeping our heads down.
All the wiring for the kilns is in.
why is it that people selling kilns on Ebay don't
realise the three fundamental things you need to know
before you buy.
2. Power rating the kiln needs
3.Good pictures showing condition.
So I have made these large 15" wide baking dishes
three in total
in various designs
and this slightly smaller one.
I shan't tell you that on Monday morning I walked into the workshop
and found all four had cracked and are now in the bin.
You don't want to hear that.
Moving swiftly on these should be out of the kiln later today.
an update on the barn!
it still looks like this.
Here is a picture for John and his wife Irene
Angels of the South.
Here is a link to John's blog
with so much going on it was nice to hit the coast for a few hours.
It all feels a bit like swimming out of our depth at the moment
but I think we are on top of things,
sometimes you just need walk away from stuff
to see it from another angle.
still if all else fails
I could find myself another outlet for my creativity.
I could do a Pancheon cut
it's like a basin cut only Bigger!
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"...