Sunday, September 9, 2012

An Interesting Result

So here is my most recent piece that kind of threw me for a loop. The colors I chose to use were purple, blue, orange and red. However, the colors decided to stay completely blue and white. Sometimes the unexpected results turn out the best!

Sunday, August 12, 2012

Finished Work

Here is some of my most recent work. Some done at a school ceramics intensive and some done at home. Enjoy!
Clear Glaze base with Jensen Red, Plum and Jensen Blue Glaze.
Clear glaze base with MC Blue FLower and Orange Taffy spikes.
Low Fire Kaleidescope Glaze.
Orange Taffy glaze base with Orange Mag drops.

Friday, July 13, 2012

Pre-Bisque Pieces!

Here is the work that came from a ceramics intensive at school. Finished pieces to follow soon!  These are all made with Long Beach Clay.

Tuesday, May 29, 2012

First Lid Experience

Well my past two tries at a lid did not turn out very well. Third times a charm!! This is a large round pot with a lid an flower detail. This is pre-bisqued! Will post when completed!

Saturday, May 5, 2012

Completed Piece! Sold!

My first sold piece, completely glazed and ready to go!

Flower done with robin egg and lyon tan glazes.

Porcelain vase with clear glaze and flower.

Long Beach Clay!

Here is some of my work with Long Beach clay done recently!

Long Beach clay, white slip and orange shino glaze.

Long Beach clay, plum and blue glaze.

Long Beach clay, red oxide glaze.

Long Beach clay, mixed glazes.

Long Beach clay, robin-egg glaze.

Long Beach Clay, orange shino glaze, violet stain.

Long Beach clay, plum and decorative glazes.

Sunday, April 22, 2012

My First Sold Piece

This flower vase is my first ever sold piece. It is definitely one of the pieces that I am most proud of. This is before the glaze is applied and once I have completely finished I will show the finished product! Enjoy!

Sunday, April 1, 2012

First Glaze Firing

Here are the results from my first glaze firing!

Teal Stain with Clear Glaze

Jensen Blue Glaze-Candle Holder

Jensen Blue Glaze for the interior, Jensen Red for the outside-water pitcher

Wednesday, March 28, 2012

Recent Piece!

Well after many unsuccessful kiln firings and numerous pieces being exploded I got back the confidence to go on the wheel again. Here's my most recent piece.... Made ten minutes ago!

Thursday, February 16, 2012

Test Tiles!

Here are my first bath of glaze test tiles! This was also my first successful firing!
More colors to come soon.

Friday, February 10, 2012

First kiln!

I'm running my first kiln today! Here's a picture of my set up and there will be pictures of the results to follow!