Category: Pottery Techniques

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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Is It Glass?

Is It Glass?

I attended the Chapel Hill Fall Art Festival this past Sunday, as a spectator, not a vendor. I needed a brain break and what better way to clear the mind then to attend an art festival. It was a gorgeous day out as well and we had lunch at Carolina Brewery that was right there on …

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Pottery Methods

Pottery Methods

This history of pottery goes way back, around 24,000 B.C. I can’t tell you any more about the history of pottery that hasn’t already been researched or written about on the number of sites online that have done all the work, so why re-invent the wheel? If you want to learn more about the history, Google …

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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