Measuring Clay

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I put a new demo on my webpage. It’s on How to Make a Bead Measurer. Go Here to read it. I also have joined a group called Ceramic Bead Artists. I have also put the tutorial there and will begin adding more as time allows.

Gotta Luv The $ Store.

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I spent this morning wandering the local dollar stores in search of some low quality plastic dishes. Why? So I could line them with wet newspaper. After the newspaper dries I can begin rolling slabs and extruding coils for the bases and laying them into the plastic dishes. Once those are dry, I can bisque-fire […]

Texas Pottery and Sculpture Guild show

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This weekend we had our big show. It went great. So many wonderful potters with their fabulous work on display! I wrapped. I love wrapping. I get to see everyone’s art closeup. I also get to chime, “OH! You’ve bought my (fill in the blank)!” Fun! Thank you to all those who bought my beads […]

Texas Pottery and Sculpture Guild show

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This weekend we had our big show. It went great. So many wonderful potters with their fabulous work on display! I wrapped. I love wrapping. I get to see everyone’s art closeup. I also get to chime, “OH! You’ve bought my (fill in the blank)!” Fun! Thank you to all those who bought my pottery. […]

Speaking of Magnets

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I bought some glazing crayons at the ceramic store last week. I thought they’d be smooth and buttery like oil based pastels, but no. These crayons had the consistancy of chalk. After playing around with them for about an hour I took some of my watercolor brushes, and some small bisque circles that I had […]