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Clay again today…

Boy, I’d forgotten how FUN clay is! As mentioned previously, I needed to make a few pieces so that when I fired the kiln, it was full. Well, I started playing around again this morning, and couldn’t stop. I made … Continue reading

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TinyShop ….

So, my TinyShop at Nest Collective is SLOOOWWWLLLY coming together.  Paul and Chuck built me a wall (No Trump Jokes!!! ha ha ha), and Lorna helped me a LOT with staging it. The Wall The Products – I’d like to … Continue reading

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Look What Lauren Made!

Lauren’s mind is a wonderfully wild and wacky place, as evidenced by her latest clay creation.     These fish were done from an idea completely out of head.  Check out how the first guy is looking backwards in terror … Continue reading

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More Creepy Clay Heads…

These are meant to have lights in them, in the back, so that the light seeps out through the cracks……

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An Epic Failure…and some other stuff

I’m intrigued by using Under Glazes on pottery pieces before they’re even bisque-fired.  I don’t have a clue, really, how to do it, but none the less, I decided to try it on the triple-vases I’ve been making, and yowza, … Continue reading

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Clay Hearts and Creepy Heads

Although I really enjoy the hand-building part of these pieces, it’s even more fun when I get to start adding the color.  Here are a few finished pieces. Original Colored Original Colored, and with lights in the back of the … Continue reading

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Clay – Greenware Firing

So, I’ve been making pieces and holding off firing them till I had enough for a whole kiln load.  Apparently, I grossly overestimated how much my kiln will hold, because I did TWO firings and I still have 5 pieces … Continue reading

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Skulls, Clay, and Color

A while back, I traded Clay Time in the Studio for 300 small plastic colored skulls  Why?  Just look – how cool is this??  A whole entire drawer of gorgeous colored skulls!!!!   I have no idea what I’ll do … Continue reading

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Doll Moulds cont’d and Talking Sticks

Still playing around with the doll moulds.  What would you use this for?  A creepy egg cup?  Shooter glass?  Herb pot? Another head that will probably become a Talking Stick – the face is still too clean looking; I need … Continue reading

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Clay Day – Part Two

Well, 4 of the 6 amazing, talented, funny women were over yesterday to paint their clay houses and people.  I could not believe the diversity of the final product.  We use a variety of applications of acrylic paint – dry … Continue reading

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Clay Day!

Oh man, I had the Ladies over for a play date, and we messed about with clay.  Good lord, these women are creative.  Check out what they made, and keep in mind that only 2 of them had played with … Continue reading

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