Sunday, August 13, 2017

Rocket Thing

I had the good fortune to have Mike Weber fire a few cups in July for me in his smaller wood kiln, known as "Rocket Thing". As with the June firing of Rocket Man, this smaller kiln is also fired solely with pine. Here are four pieces from this firing:

Guinomi

Guinomi

Guinomi

Guinomi

Rocket Thing

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Firing with Mike Weber

Mike Weber, who lives in northern Wisconsin, was kind enough to invite me to send a few pieces to be fired in his anagama "Rocket Man" this past June. Mike fires for three days, solely with pine wood, and gets cone 13 melted. Here are the results:

Guinomi

Guinomi

Guinomi

Tokkuri

Chopstick Rest

Chopstick Rest

Mike Weber firing "Rocket Man"


Tuesday, July 25, 2017

June Anagama Firing

The Gustin anagama was fired recently (June), and these are some of the pieces that I had come out.

Guinomi

Guinomi

Guinomi

Guinomi

Guinomi

Guinomi

Tokkuri

Hanaire

Hanaire












Conductivity

These two wood fired pieces were recently selected for inclusion in "CONDUCTIVITY: The Many Faces of Copper in Ceramics", being held at Companion Gallery, Humboldt, TN, from September 1st - 30th, 2017.

Guinomi

Guinomi

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Australian Woodfire Exhibition

These three pieces were exhibited in "Journey With Wood Fired Pottery: A Collector's International Collection", Cooroy Scout Hall, Cooroy, Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia. This exhibition was part of the recent Australian Woodfire Ceramics Conference, and is a portion of the extensive collection belonging to Gunter Schwarz of Germany.

Yunomi

Yunomi

Chawan

Saturday, June 24, 2017

The Art of Utility

This woodfired sake cup will be exhibited in "The Art of Utility", Carbondale Clay Center, Carbondale, CO, August 4th - 25th, 2017.

Guinomi

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Woodfireworks

The following four pieces will be in Charlie Cummings Gallery's upcoming invitational, "Woodfireworks". This exhibition runs from July 1st through July 28th, 2017.
www.charliecummingsgallery.com

Bud Vase

Chawan

Sake Cup

Yunomi