Category: All About Pottery

Micaceous Clay

Micaceous Clay

I’m constantly looking for new techniques for my pottery and I usually end up somewhere I wasn’t looking to go while searching for what I wanted. The internet is full of information, too much if you ask me, and well I end up off task. But, I came across Felipe Ortega who is an Apache medicine man and …

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CLAYflicks by Ceramic Arts Daily

CLAYflicks by Ceramic Arts Daily

Everyone is jumping on the online learning bandwagon. Ceramic Arts Daily is doing the same with their CLAYflicks online video streaming. I saw one video on the site that I actually purchased prior to this and they are expertly produced. So, you can either buy their DVD’s, pay $8.97 a month and there doesn’t appear to be …

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Mold Making

Mold Making

Molds can get very expensive to buy, but you can make your own. The techniques and supplies you use will depend on what type of mold you want and how many times you will use it. Slump molds or hump molds are used to shape objects such as plates, platers and bowls. You can make …

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Quotes

“Never never never give up.” — Winston Churchill
“The best preparation for tomorrow is doing your best today.” — H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
“Excellence is an art won by training and habituation. We do not act rightly because we have virtue or excellence, but we rather have those because we have acted rightly. We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act but a habit” — Aristotle (384 BC – 322 BC) Greek Philosopher