slab vases 10.27.2016

slab vases 10.27.2016

Earlier this year, I posted about a found piece of rust for which I built a vase from slabs of clay. Delighted with the result, I planned a series, creating slab-built vases to match the differently-sized rust pieces. The last vase came out of the kiln earlier this week. Today, I'm documenting the vases pre-rust. Here [...]

flop 5.19.2016

flop 5.19.2016

Blog posts shouldn't all be about successes. This one is about an UNsuccessful ceramic piece. It began it's journey to flopdom when I made it on the wheel several weeks ago. As you can see, this little vase is misshapen, but I liked the imperfections when I first made it. Then it came time to [...]