Saturday, October 27, 2012

Large pot project

Here are a couple pictures of my large ceramic pot, pseudo-Minoan:

On Wednesday we loaded all but one of the large pots made by our class. On Thursday, the firing was begun with wood fires:

 View of the upper cones through a peep-hole:
 While I was visiting over my lunch hour, they switched to burning cooking oil. It's a fussy process, trying to control the oil stream by hand:
 You want to have a slow steady stream from each pipe there:
 Unloading this afternoon!

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