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The Haas Brothers - 'natural accretion'

Building up natural ‘accretion’ by layering slip – something I’ve seen performed by Felicity Aylieff – is a mesmerising processes, demonstrated in this video by The Haas Brothers. 12 more words


Hot from the Kiln !

Mugs aplenty, with springtime leaves and flowers, and a set of hops vine beer mugs ready to drink great beer from!  The creek and all the streams are again running and the forest is out of control!   63 more words


Fool proof recipe

Take a bunch of 9 and 10 year olds, give them an idea, a few bags of clay, some oxides,  mix thoroughly and fire to 1100 degrees …………………………………….. 85 more words

After a long pause...

I’ve added new vases to the website.  Do take a look!






The form of these two vases is created by three ovals which are twisted, one above the other, to create a shape that bulges in the middle when seen from one side but cinches from the other – from another angle it looks completely straight sided. 27 more words


Some New Pottery

Remember that post where I tried to post eight pictures but could only get one picture to post eight times?   Here are the rest of the pictures including two more views of the triangular vase.  


Perfect your pottery at this new workshop

We had a blast trying to throw pots last term. The laughter coming from the room of pottery wheels was testament to this (see this blog post for evidence… 90 more words

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