Last update for a bit
I am very nearly done - one bisque and two glaze kilns to go before we are completely finished! I am in the process of glazing pieces for... Read more
Just wanted to let you guys know that pottery is proceeding apace. I ran out of clay and ran out to get more, and am throwing throwing throwing.... Read more
Wow, this has been a looooooong ride. We are near the end of it, though! I just wrote out all of the pieces I still have to make... Read more
I was hoping to get a glaze kiln done and ship the results off before Christmas. This is not happening due mostly to the fact I barely exist... Read more
Oh, the holiday season
For those of you still following along, here's what's been happening:
my studio is finally in fully working condition again, and I have been throwing when I can... Read more
Since I last sent out an update, I went out of the country, moved to a new apartment, and came back to the country. In that order.
Things... Read more
Whew! Finally have some more time to throw.
Just finished (on Friday!) the class I was taking this summer and got right back to the pottery. Threw and trimmed for several hours yesterday and planning to... Read more
Glaze kiln came out and, as usual, was exciting to see. I now officially have less than 1/3 of your pieces to make, and am hoping that one... Read more
Bisque kiln came out, and sadly I think I heated it too quickly. Either that, or something else went wrong. Basically, about half the pieces survived and the... Read more
What happened to June?
Wow, summer is going by quickly. I am almost done throwing work to fill another kiln, and this should finish out anyone left in tiers 2&3, as well... Read more
update: plugging away
This is just an update to let you know that I am continuing to work on pieces... the next kiln (hoping end of June-ish) should finish up tiers... Read more
Tiers #2 and #3 almost done!
The glaze kiln came out with no issues (and then I was out of town for several days, thus the lateness of this update) and I have figured... Read more
Bisque kiln #2
I started the next bisque load this afternoon; I intend to unload it tomorrow. Glaze kiln will then be either this week or next weekend, depending on how... Read more
Update: almost in the mail
I have taken a couple of pictures to show you where we are - the first kiln is out (nothing stuck to shelves, yay!) and I am waiting... Read more
Kiln unloaded, shipping soon!
Hi everyone! I unloaded the kiln and have all of these pieces of glazed pottery now. What on earth shall I do with them?
Just kidding. I'm going to start... Read more
We are on fire!
Finally (FINALLY!) the inspection is over and passed, and I can fire!
In fact, I brought over most of the pieces I'd made thus far last night, and brought the... Read more
Update #10, apparently
The vent is installed! Hooray!
Only thing between me and a fully-loaded bisque firing is an inspection, which seems to be a huge pain to organize. I am... Read more
Update # the vent
Due to Nemo, the vent is delayed a week - but we're definitely getting it done next Tuesday. I am continuing to get things thrown (all done with the shot... Read more
Update # the kiln works!
The plug finally works (had to be replaced) and the kiln is plugged in and I turned it on and it turned on! I still need to do a test... Read more
What's going on - Update
Short version: progress is continuing to happen slowly, and I am trying to get this done as quickly as I can! Real update to follow once we're up... Read more
Update: #Christmasiscanceled :(
A few people have been writing in to ask what the current status is, so here you go:
Kiln was moved into place (finally!) on Monday. I am... Read more
Here's what's been going on:
I have found somewhere to put the kiln, but it is not in place yet. The homeowner (it is going in a basement)... Read more
Update: finally getting underway!
After a few weeks in limbo regarding my kiln, it looks like I may (fingers crossed) have finally found somewhere for it to live. We're working out the... Read more
You have all helped a great deal - I am excited to send you your pieces as soon as I can!
Here is where I currently stand:
I... Read more
One week left!
I am so excited about how much you've all been helping me out, bit by bit. I reached my goal some time ago, but people have still been... Read more
You guys are astonishing!
I am totally bowled over by the amount of support I've gotten. Thank you all so much! I'm beginning my research into exactly what kiln I am going... Read more