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Karen B

Member Since 11 Sep 2010
Offline Last Active Mar 23 2015 07:35 PM

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In Topic: No More Wheel

21 March 2015 - 06:36 PM

Hi Guinea, 


I do a lot of slabs now. I love the flat surface to paint, carve, pour, spatter, texture, and cut on. It is so freeing.

Wishing you peace.



In Topic: New Work -A Bit Different For Me

04 March 2015 - 05:44 PM

Really nice Mark. I feel that your craftsmanship is what makes the glazes sing.


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In Topic: Are You Taking Pictures/notes While Working?

04 March 2015 - 05:35 PM

I take lots of notes NOW. I remember to do this because I know I will NOT remember anything in a month. I also am fanatical 

about labeling everything, especially cups of test glazes, slips, stains, bags of clay! Once I go to the next thing, I

cannot remember what was.  It is the pain of not knowing that forces me to be diligent. Tape and marker are as important

as note book.

In Topic: Pregnancy And Working In The Studio?

25 January 2015 - 05:22 PM

One of many hormones that are released when pregnant loosens joints, so care is needed with pressure and weight.

All the best! ( I have 2 "babies" age 18 and 19)

In Topic: Pugmill As Extruder - Will It Work?

25 January 2015 - 05:10 PM

Chilly, - "So long as you have space to hide it and space to mount if for using, you DO have the space!"


What's cool is even if your suggestion is not fitting for me, it will probably give someone who wants an

extruder ideas for installing theirs. 

I'm sorry if I wasn't clear enough in my earlier comment, but I am not looking to get an extruder.

I am looking forward to talking to some tech support people about the pugmill dies tomorrow. I will post the outcome. 

 Battening down the hatches now for a possible blizzard tomorrow night!