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I bisqued my last batch of tiles, including a few simple masks. The fishies came out well — especially the megangler fish…
So I finally got around to bisquing another batch of paper clay tiles. Some are based on North American and Scandinavian petroglyphs I found on Pinterest. I also attempted some animals, along with a few of my own creations. I probably won’t glaze them, largely because I’m terrified of messing it up again — as… Read More Bisque batch: Petroglyphs and personal perversions…
So I finally finished my fourth novel, titled Apathea’s Adventure. It’s set in a future Johannesburg and is loosely based on Voltaire’s Candide. The manuscript needs another review / edit. In the meantime, here’s one of the many covers I put together, based on one of my paper clay masks.
Right, so we finished our second glaze firing with the second-hand kiln we bought. The result: plenty of of groovy pottery lewts. Pics below. Made in paper clay.
For the second bisque firing we tried some better pieces. Some pieces look good. Others are meh or just plain shabby. Under glaze only. Next — another firing, this time with glaze. That stresses me out.