Wednesday, December 22, 2010

Pitchers from the past

Finding empty shelves is always a good and bad problem.The bad problem is you have no pots to sell.  The good problem is that you must make more!  Lately instead of pushing forward, I seem to be regressing and making pots that I haven't made in years. Call it a second childhood, if you will. These jugs fit  into the comfortable old friend , good to see you, how have you been category.  A couple dozen got made, I really would like to keep making more of them, but other old friends are calling. 
Cheers,
Make good pots,
~Craig

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4 comments:

Carmen Abdallah said...

Craig,
Nice jugs...um..silly.
Hey, MERRY CHRISTMAS AND HAVE A GREAT NEW YEAR . Hope you reconnect with more old friends, they don't seem like a bad influence.
Yeah, how about Mike! WOW. Built, loaded, fired, emptied.already! It's a feeling I have yet to experience.
enjoy the snow

Linda Starr said...

Happy holidays, I seem to be regressing and making pots not as good as the past ones. Must be a growth spurt or something, (I hope).

Brenda Hornsby Heindl said...

It's great that you have such fondness for forms you used to make. While visiting relatives over the holidays I kept running into some of my old forms. My eyes narrow, and I suddenly have this critical feeling that overcomes me and it feels like a never ending love/hate relationship! The pitchers look great, as did the mugs you previously posted. Do you have photos of what these past pots looked like as finished products?

Craig Edwards said...

Hey Brenda: Love/Hate relationship indeed. Thanks for the good words on the pitchers and mugs, I'm firing some of them on Sun/Mon. It would be an interesting post to put a new one and an old one side by side.
Cheers
~Craig