Unloading.....
Unloading.....

Its a process but very funny uncovering each layer and see what the kiln gods have bestowed upon me.

the Before
the Before

Finished loading, almost didnt have enough work to fill up the whole kiln.

Wet Work
Wet Work

Some trimmed pieces and lots of things waiting for a bisque. Lots of bisqued work ready for glaze on the bottom shelf.

Kiln Load
Kiln Load

A cone 10 firing at Tom Collins studio, Lots of Tom's plates and my work as well all porcelain.

stout Jade Vase
stout Jade Vase

I just really like how this piece turned out.

cat proof Bird Bath
cat proof Bird Bath

In the beginning stages of making a 6' tall bird bath. the idea is the keep  the birds safe from a hungry cat. 

Making Beer Stuff
Making Beer Stuff

Trying out a growler idea and some beer chalices and steins. Above is some low fire glazed pieces ready to fire and some of Tom's work above that.

A tall Jade Vase
A tall Jade Vase

This is a high fire porcelain Vase. Sprayed with a jade glaze and a considerable amount of carving.

Iron Fist
Iron Fist

This stoneware sculpture is made for an iron rich clay body called death valley red with a single dip in a satin black glaze.

First in the Series
First in the Series

These two stoneware vases were some of the first made. In leather hard state they are very pleasing to look at.

First Porcelain Fire
First Porcelain Fire

These are the first pieces made in porcelain to come out of the fire.

Art Sale
Art Sale

Some of the works being sold off at a student art sale.

The Gang
The Gang

These are all stoneware vase made as a series.

Fresh from the kiln
Fresh from the kiln

Lots of very nice and successfully piece come out of this firing. About 60 new works for the inventory and my own home.

Big Jugs
Big Jugs

Doing some big jugs for a project. these are just a few.

The Bird Bath
The Bird Bath

All the pedestal pieces to my cat proof bird bath are drying, next is the bisque. 

Glaze Prep
Glaze Prep

Tables full of pieces being glazed

Glazed!
Glazed!

The rack is full work ready to be loaded in the kiln.