Turning Mud into Magic!

About

In September this year twelve hardy souls embarked on their first clay journey, not knowing if this could lead to an addiction over which they have no control, like a student from earlier in the year who set up her own pottery in her garage and has not been seen since.....

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These larger pieces were all made with slabs of stoneware clay, impressed with various designs and fired with a matt copper green glaze, with highlights in a shinier brown glaze. 

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This vibrant piece took two hours to make and two hours to decorate!

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This hand built, coiled bottle is made in toasted stoneware clay, which contains a lot of iron ( like terracotta). The glaze is iron reactive and therefore produces this lovely variegated surface.

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A large wall plaque, impressed and with sprigged additions. Coloured with oxides and various glazes.