Glaze exploration

Glaze exploration

January starts my exploration of pottery glazes. Up to now, glazing has been my least favorite thing to do in the studio. Apparently I am not alone in this! I belong to a Facebook Group of Potters and someone asked if everyone hated glazing as much as she did. And boy...
Pottery in the oven.

Pottery in the oven.

”Can your pottery be used in the oven?” I  usually get asked if my pottery can be used in the oven at least once during shows and occasionally all through the year. The answer I always give is “I don’t know, never tried!” Well, I decided to find out today by using my...
My new pottery kiln!  Watch out World!

My new pottery kiln! Watch out World!

Last year in January I made myself a goal to make enough at Yellow Cottage Studios to be able to buy myself a brand new programmable pottery kiln. Making goals are an amazing thing to strive to and I kept this goal in the back of my mind every time I was in the studio...