The Pot of the day today is one of a set of three. They should have been mugs but I let them dry too much so that are now a set of three little bowls. How cute! Today was my day off from Somerset Art works. The weather was terrible and my pottery was worse! I went for a normal pot that would last after two failed attempts at what I call a pudding bowl!
Tired and grumpy with an itchy head! No not head-lice thank goodness but probably something equally distasteful! But I did extrude handles – first time I have used our machine and I cleaned it afterwards too. My original handles were too dry. That reminds me I must go and cover them or they will be too dry tomorrow too.
Now if I was making sculptures I would make a model that reflected my mood and it would probably turn into a head-louse even though I do not have any.
It is good that nobody reads these!
Dad bought a car! Not pottery related but big in my world.
Pot 102 of this series broke when getting it ready to biscuit fire.
Pot of the Day Process Gallery
Clay type: White stoneware
Turned and decorated
Decoration: Turned foot, slipped scraffitto
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Alternative Pot Process Gallery
Clay: White stoneware
Turned and Decorated
Decoration: Slip and tape
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