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jbftimes · 2W ago

2017-05-25 - Thursday - New pots

Thursday I got some of my pots back from the kiln. Kimberly fires it beautifully with lots of reduction in our shino-centric firing schedule.I'll get better photos taken soon. Until then, he...
jbftimes · 2W ago

2017-05-24 - Wednesday - Sculpture clay

My friend Dave sent me some Black Mountain sculpture clay from Aardvark Clays in CA. He told me how he swirls it with Coleman Porcelain and I couldn't wait to get my hands on some. It arrive...
jbftimes · 3W ago

2017-05-23 - Tuesday - More fish

Tuesday I made another fish and used some of the leftover parts for a cylindrical container..
jbftimes · 3W ago

2017-05-20 - Saturday - Fish

Saturday I decided to try to make some fish for a totem and use some of the ideas Lana Wilson shared with us.So far so good. Let's see where these go..
jbftimes · 3W ago

2017-05-18 - Thursday - Moving sale and fish

Thursday night I went to the Moving Sale at Free Range Brewing. For the Moving Sale Rebecca and Grace rent a box truck, hang art on the walls and allow people to browse and buy. Everything i...
jbftimes · 3W ago

2017-05-14 - Sunday - Meredith's new home

On Sunday we dropped Meredith's belongings off in Maryland at her new apartment and job. She is the barn manager at Destination Farm. She starts work on Monday after graduating on Saturday. ...
jbftimes · 4W ago

2017-05-13 - Saturday - Meredith's graduation

Saturday was Meredith's graduation day. It was marred by a steady rain and a really horrible lack of planning on the school's part.Since the graduation takes place in a tent on the lawn a lo...
jbftimes · 4W ago

2017-05-12 - Friday - Parking lot

I found this tragic scene in the parking lot at BJ's Wholesale Club. Someone's toy was left for dead.It accurately conveyed my mood.It was a pretty hectic day and I too felt a bit run over.M...
jbftimes · 4W ago

2017-05-10 - Wednesday - Glazing

Wednesday I started glazing for the upcoming cone 10 gas firing.Layers and layers....
jbftimes · 4W ago

2017-05-06 - Saturday - Lana Wilson workshop

Saturday was the first day of the Lana Wilson workshop at Clayworks. Handbuilding is not the way I usually make pots but I was very impressed with Lana's technique. She was a joy to work wit...