It has been a long month full of activity at the 2Frogs Ceramic Arts Studio…aka. Rutter Garage.
I finally made the jump and hooked up the kiln ($300), bought the glaze chemicals & supplies ($200+), and spent the gazillions of hours mixing and glazing and testing tiles. I’m on my 4th glaze test, each taking 15-18 hours of firing and another 10 hours of cooling to find out that I’ve failed…again. But bright side…I think I know what happened…maybe. The crazy thing is that the test tiles looked great, but the pots didn’t. So what gives? Another glaze test firing in the works.
If you are in the neighborhood of Palo Alto, CA in the second week in November, I’ll be showing my work with other members of the Orchard Valley Ceramic Arts Guild…details below.
12th Annual Art in Clay Ceramic Art Show & Sale
Sat & Sun, November 17-18, 10am-5pm
Lucie Stern Community Center, 1305 Middlefield Rd. Palo Alto , CA