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Took a stab back at Wheel Throwing

I’ve had a hankering to do a class at the Old Lorton prison’s Workhouse Art Center, and this summer I finally saw my chance.  Signed up for a ceramic wheel throwing class.   212 more words


Repurposing clay

When throwing on the wheel, there tends to be ongoing maintenance due to the extra clay scrap and slop that is produced. Since I don’t have a pug mill or a mixer, I’ve tried a variety of ways to repurpose that scrap clay. 152 more words

Kathy McGonigle

The potter's soiree

If a soirée is an elegant evening gathering , is it posible to have a wheel throwing soirée? Well, that’s what I called those eclectic gatherings of multigenerational socials held for the purpose of getting hands muddy and making art. 210 more words

Kathy McGonigle

Helping a young child to throw on the wheel

It can be daunting working on the potter’s wheel when you have tiny hands. Little ones just don’t have the strength to center clay, even when the clay is soft. 155 more words

Kathy McGonigle

Beginner Wheel - Spring Session 2016

Beginner Wheel with Jessica Hodgson

Location: The Edge Clay Centre.  611 Main Street, Winnipeg

April 20 – June 15, 2016

Cost: $255

Wednesdays, 6:30 – 9:30… 209 more words


Exhibition - Right Here Right Now II

Exhibiting my work “Warm to the touch 2015”

Warm to the touch investigates the process of wood firing and its potential to transform the clay object with the gentle blushing of the flame and the luster of the natural ash that melts to the surface of the clay.  49 more words


Bigger and better

Känslan när det börjar bli som man tänkt. Och större.