Wednesday, April 13, 2005

A good stoke! Posted by Hello

Tuesday, April 12, 2005

Then reverse the wheel so it is going counterclockwise and throw. The pot is now 22" by 13".  Posted by Hello

When the coil has been attached flatten the coil into a slab by compressing with the right hand on the inside and the palm of the left hand on the outside.  Posted by Hello

Attach the coil with the wheel going clockwise. Posted by Hello

Roll out several coils. Eight pounds rolled out to about 22" is my standard size. It is a little bigger around than I can grab with my thumb and forefinger.  Posted by Hello

When the base has stiffened enough to flip over I flip it and and rib the foot to put a finish on it. Let the base sit upside down to let the foot stiffen. Then flip it over and recenter. Posted by Hello

Here is a shino glazed teabowl from the last firing. Posted by Hello