Tag: testing

  • Melting Man

    This spring I was trying out porcelain paper clay and armatures of wire. Paper clay has some ‘magic’ qualities about it, such as, you can add fresh clay and attach it to bisque ware and refire. (Something not possible with regular clay). It also has remarkable strength. I wanted to test that and made tall […]

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  • Rabbits

    Rabbits

    What are the rabbits about? They surprised me when they started appearing. Originally they were symbols in a memorial piece I designed for my niece who died far too young. Afterwards, I was still intrigued with them and started continuing the design to push the elements further. They soon seemed to be leading me down […]

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  • Test Tiles with Attitude!

    Test Tiles with Attitude!

    Test tiles are valuable things, (if you can slow down and make yourself do all the tedious work of making the tiles). They can take a lot of time – firing them and then carefully executing tests of finishes on them while also taking good notes before firing again. I dread this type of work. […]

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