Skip to main content

Posts

Showing posts from February, 2012

Featured

Ground Breaking

Reuse, recycle, reduce. We hear these ideas all the time and I tend to think they are good ones. It comes in especially great when someone gives me an old kiln.  That is exactly what happened when the electric kiln that we used for cone 6 glaze firing gave up the ghost at Callanwolde. It’s a good size kiln, much bigger than my electric kiln but I’m not interested in rewiring this one. You may remember I did that with my electric kiln when I installed the kiln sitter (you can read about that here) which I got from another free kiln.

My plan for this kiln is to make it a reduction kiln since that is the look I like best for my pots. I am even considering adding a stoke hole so I can feed some small piece of wood into the kiln for some ash and wood effects.

Before I can start converting it into a gas kiln I need to build a kiln shed. My current kiln room is fine for the electric kiln but it’s too crowded to add flame to the mix. I’m designing a simple lean-to type shed that will have a m…

Spam or How To Piss Off Potential Customers

Molly Hatch Workshop Review

Colors Festival of Arts - Roswell, GA

All Clear For Rainier

What Am I Going To Make Today?

HodgePodge Coffee House And Gallery

In The Dark

Hand Truck Options?? In-put please

Throwing Large...For Me Anyway

Whole Lotta Love

Limoncello, Home Brew, and Unchaining Dogs

Generosity of Spirit

Local Folk Artist Prevails in Dispute with European Retailer

Cure

Cakes & Chocolate

Ron Meyers and Michael Simon Demo Video

Salt Pigs