Family Planning

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Someday my husband and myself hope to have lots of grandchildren and there is no time like the present to begin planning … besides what’s more important than a good education? In anticipation I have begun making tiles, both round and square. This particular batch is round. I have letters, sizes, patterns, colors, and even […]

India Handpainted Beads

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This is my variation of India style handpainted beads. I had a teeny brush, and instead of the dots would have liked to do the small ‘m’s around these curves, but I found it impossible. So I used dots instead. These still need to be coated with a clear gloss and refired.

The Assignment

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One of the assignments in Ceramics II was to make an 18″x18″ tile, or tiles which would measure 18″x18″. So these are my initial efforts. I have a 1″ square cutter which I used to do these. Basically I used the slab roller at the college and covered the slab with plastic, cut each tile […]