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Stamps and Slabs

I was traveling for work all week, so once I got to the studio on Saturday, it was play time! (After teaching a make-up class and recycling some clay, of course.) 98 more words

Ceramics & Pottery

Unit Four: Hard Slab Container

From the start, my visions for my slab container were very ambitious. I didn’t really look at any particular designs for inspiration, I just started sketching. 603 more words

Book Review: The Testing, by Joelle Charbonneau

In search of a new, innovative take on the dystopian genre, I stumbled across The Testing; the first installment of a trilogy that follows Cia Vale, a young student who is chosen to compete in a highly competitive program to attend the single University of the United Commonwealth. 195 more words


Book Review: One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest by Ken Kesey

One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest by Ken Kesey is a wonderful book dealing with a rather shocking perspective of a group of psychiatric patients. Instead of the fixed concepts of a merciful and beneficial hospital, the book reveals a strictly hierarchical and an overly supervised tyranny of the hospital administrators over the patients. 40 more words


Just Hangin' Round

An innovative way to add definition to your place, and especially a bedroom is a statement piece of furniture or a DIY project. This hanging tree cut is the perfect example, although, sourcing the right part for the base may pose a couple of issues if you aren’t a lumberjack or looking to tear down every tree to find the right part. 16 more words


Re-Solving Legal Aid...

…or how I developed a new respect for the Law Society.

Last November the Law Society of Scotland (or ‘LSoS’) released it’s Discussion Paper on the Future of Legal Aid in Scotland, setting out what changes it felt could be made. 761 more words