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Pair of retro vases/candle holders

I was very pleased with the cloudy sky effect of the glaze on theseI was very pleased with the cloudy sky glaze effect on these, even though I seem to be stuck in a ’60s design default.

Vases

  New workshop, bigger pots!

These two came out of the kiln  yesterday (10.4.’12). They are spoken for but mark a step up in size for the potter.

Throwing large is a new skill which I am still mastering,eg. the blue one on the right was thrown in two parts. Can you see the join?

Feb.’12 firings

full swing in the workshop

Now is the winter of our freezing garage made summer by a warm workshop! It’s lovely and there’s more. I have bought a 50 year old Alsager wheel just like my old one at college. Just like rediscovering an old friend and picking up where you left off all those years ago.

(Poor old duffer’s getting sentimental again). These are some of the first fruits from wheel and workshop.