Stephen Jepson

Ceramics Daily - Fri, 02/28/2014 - 6:49am
I will travel to your studio and share techniques with you that will dramatically improve your throwing in a very short time. “I have been to several commercial workshops around the country, and even twice in Italy…To my absolute delight, the week with Stephen turned out to be my best workshop experience ever. Stephen brings... View Article
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Superior Slip: How to Make a Paper Joining Slip to Help Attachments Stay Put

Ceramics Daily - Fri, 02/28/2014 - 4:09am

From decorative handles to functional spouts, attachments are featured in much of Martha Grover's pottery. Since she works in porcelain, she has to be extra careful to make sure her attachments are stuck on tight. What she came up with to alleviate attachment headaches is a super sticky joining slip made of paper clay and vinegar. In today's excerpt from her new DVD Creating Curves with Clay (which is on SALE this weekend!), Martha shows us how she makes her joining slip and attaches a handle. - Jennifer Harnetty, editor.

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Creating Curves with Clay

Ceramics Daily - Thu, 02/27/2014 - 5:47am


In this installment of the Ceramic Arts Daily Presents Video Series, Martha Grover demonstrates how she creates her signature curvy forms from wheel thrown and handbuilt parts. She shows how to make six examples of her elegant forms (plus a bonus project!). In addition, Martha explains her meticulous glazing process.

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Recoloring a Classic: Trying New Colorants in a Classic Pottery Glaze Recipe Can Lead to Some Great Results

Ceramics Daily - Wed, 02/26/2014 - 4:16am

It's hard not to love a good old classic glaze like a Shino or a Celadon. But sometimes you just need a change. Deanna Ranlett pushes experimentation with her students to make glaze mixing fun as well as educational. In today's post, Deanna explains a recent experimentation on the classic glaze Falls Creek Shino. In addition to sharing how they conducted the experiment, Deanna shares the recipes and results. - 

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Jon Yager

Ceramics Daily - Tue, 02/25/2014 - 9:09am
Venco super twin, stainless steel pugmill and extruder. Comes with two accessories and stand. Look online to see picture. Retail price online is $4,600. Sell for $3,300. Please e-mail Jon at jhyager@gmail.com.
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Meaux, Richard

Ceramics Daily - Mon, 02/24/2014 - 5:20pm

Spooner, Wisconsin

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Sawmill Pottery

Ceramics Daily - Mon, 02/24/2014 - 11:11am
Visiting Artist Workshops in Putnam, CT: Crystalline Glazes with Lindsey Epstein, March 29-30; Potheads with Rachel Lewis, April 26; Sculptural Mosaics with Peter Geisser and Mika Seeger, May 24-25; Doug Peltzman, September 27-28; Monica Ripley, October 25-26. For more information: www.sawmillpottery.com. Sawmill Pottery was voted best Pottery Studio in CT for 2013.
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Ceramics Daily - Mon, 02/24/2014 - 11:07am
Santa Fe Pottery Studio with space for rent. Our 2600 sq.ft. professional pottery is looking for one or two artists. 80 cu.ft. gas kiln, raku and micaceous firing. Starting at $300 per month. Contact (505) 614-5215.
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Connecting the Dots: Slip Dotting and Feathering

Ceramics Daily - Mon, 02/24/2014 - 4:27am

While in graduate school, Elizabeth Sparks became interested in traditional slipware pottery. So she tore through books and magazines to learn about the technique. She combined that research with an interest in using local raw materials. In today's post, she shares her slip dotting and feathering techniques.- Jennifer Harnetty, editor.

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Ojai Pottery and Clay School

Ceramics Daily - Fri, 02/21/2014 - 2:49pm
Frank Massarella Workshop, Function & Art Fusion; June 17-22 in Ojai, CA. Throwing, altering, slipping, and glazing. Fee: $600. Ojai Pottery & Clay School, contact: classes@ojaipottery.com.
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