Where the joy happens
       
     
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Joy and Meditation
       
     
Home Gallery
       
     
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Trusty Shimpo Wheel
       
     
Altered Vases awaiting finishes
       
     
Cup cupboard
       
     
Test tile cookies
       
     
Thrown and altered bowls
       
     
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Glaze Mixing
       
     
Oxidation Kiln
       
     
Glaze before application
       
     
Wheel Thrown piece awaiting altering
       
     
Bisqued pieces awaiting glazing
       
     
Wax Resist application
       
     
glaze analysis
       
     
Where the joy happens
       
     
Where the joy happens
DSC06439.jpg
       
     
Joy and Meditation
       
     
Joy and Meditation
Home Gallery
       
     
Home Gallery
IMG_1845.jpg
       
     
IMG_1848.JPG
       
     
Trusty Shimpo Wheel
       
     
Trusty Shimpo Wheel

Loud, but durable, this is where most of my work begins

Altered Vases awaiting finishes
       
     
Altered Vases awaiting finishes
Cup cupboard
       
     
Cup cupboard
Test tile cookies
       
     
Test tile cookies

testing glazes is an exciting part of the process

Thrown and altered bowls
       
     
Thrown and altered bowls
Finishing tools
       
     
Finishing tools

When a piece is leather hard, the piece is smoothed and small flaws are fixed

Glaze Mixing
       
     
Glaze Mixing

All of my glazes are hand measured and mixed, just like baking

Oxidation Kiln
       
     
Oxidation Kiln

I use a tucker, Canadian made

Glaze before application
       
     
Glaze before application
Wheel Thrown piece awaiting altering
       
     
Wheel Thrown piece awaiting altering
Bisqued pieces awaiting glazing
       
     
Bisqued pieces awaiting glazing
Wax Resist application
       
     
Wax Resist application

Glazing technique used when layering 

glaze analysis
       
     
glaze analysis