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Marcia Selsor

studio and garage have turned into an assembly line of gallery prepping. Painting will begin tomorrow on the frames and an 18 piece series on immigration.
Yesterday, 07:19 AM
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    Babs
    sounds exciting love to see some ofhte images.
    Yesterday, 10:35 PM
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Marcia Selsor

Very successful morning firing raku. So happy. still learning. I glazed a slab on the back side when I didn't like the front.and the original came out great!
Oct 28 2014 07:36 AM
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Marcia Selsor

Very successful morning firing raku. So happy. still leRning. I glazed a slab on the back side when I didn't like the front. usually I put nubs in the back. Anyway, the original side came out great second time around. funny how things work out..
Oct 27 2014 08:25 PM
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Marcia Selsor

one more day of raku firing, then exhibition preparations. I can squeeze in one more obvert firing too. Building frame for tile display, some risers for pieces. This gallery is usually showing paintings. Brick walls with hanger. Two good size room. The art museum is loaning me pedestals.
Oct 27 2014 08:25 AM
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    Chris Campbell
    Woohoo!! Don't forget to post lots of pictures!
    Oct 27 2014 01:02 PM
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Marcia Selsor

Cold front is here. Weather is beautiful with the highs in the lower 80s. Raku today and tomorrow.
Oct 24 2014 07:50 AM
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Marcia Selsor

Dumping rain today 2+ inches so far this morning. Hoping for a good raku firing day on Friday.
Oct 22 2014 09:31 AM
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Marcia Selsor

posted some of the recent saggar firing results in my gallery.
Oct 17 2014 04:50 PM
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    Chris Campbell
    I used to love raku results in damp weather ... Hope it works out well for you.
    Oct 19 2014 11:12 AM
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    Rebekah Krieger
    your pieces are wonderful! Have you written a book about your process?

    Oct 19 2014 03:05 PM
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    Crusty
    I wish someone would write a exhaustive book on Raku/atmospheric style firings- Hint Hint
    Oct 20 2014 04:45 AM
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Marcia Selsor

Finished firing sag gars yesterday.Next is raku, mounting tiles, finish pedestals.
Oct 17 2014 07:55 AM
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Marcia Selsor

done firing sag gars for my show. Next is Rake slabs, the obvara.
Oct 17 2014 07:47 AM
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Marcia Selsor

cold front is here...highs in the 80s. Firing saggar today and preparing more raku glazed pieces.
Oct 15 2014 07:01 AM
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Marcia Selsor

Good Raku firings today. Happy camper!
Oct 12 2014 08:58 PM
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Marcia Selsor

Firing again. Glazing for Raku mural. Building frames. busy!!!
Oct 12 2014 07:41 AM
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Marcia Selsor

ran out of propane in my 4 tanks. First refill in 10 months.
Oct 10 2014 06:17 AM
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    Babs
    thought you were tempting fate when you were writing about the no. of firings:)
    Oct 11 2014 12:36 AM
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Marcia Selsor

we still have highs in the 90s here and high humidity. I need to get firing lots of loads but slow drying and really hot. I have to wrap burnished pieces to avoid sweat from touching them.
Oct 09 2014 07:22 AM
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    Denice
    What do you wrap them with and are you protecting them from your sweat or theirs. Denice
    Oct 09 2014 07:57 AM
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    Marcia Selsor
    paper towel used loike a potholder.
    Oct 09 2014 12:20 PM
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Marcia Selsor

we still have highs in the 90s here and high humidity. I need to get firing lots of loads but slow drying and really hot. I have to wrap burnished pieces to avoid sweat from touching them.
Oct 09 2014 07:22 AM