Thursday, 30 January 2014
Fresh Jugs from Paul Jessop
As a part of my New Year, New Start
I promised myself I will make more jugs.
This morning I opened the kiln on my first batch.
These are 3lbs of clay and are approx 8" tall.
Here on the central table in our showroom is part of our range of pots
I've put all the green pots together but I think a mix of colours
would probably work better.
We use a tag line at our shows
"Simple Honest Pottery"
Here are some of the jugs in more detail.
I do still love the plain and simple jugs best
and this afternoon I deployed one of my Christmas presents
a stick on tape measure.
I can never find my tape measure so this will enable me to set my calipers
You can buy these really cheap from fabric shops
Janet at Barrington Patchwork has them in stock.
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"...