Clay Times Back Issues Vol. 21 Issue 99 - Winter/Spring 2015 - Page 6

y T I M E S®Cla contents WINTER / SPRING 2015 • Volume 21 • Issue 99 Triple Blossom Vase by Debra Oliva, Okemos, MI. Cone 8 stoneware; 6" x 12" x 1". departments columns 9 EDITOR’S DESK “Pardon the Interruption ...” 11 WHAT’S HOT Clay world news, events, and calls for entries 28 GREAT GLAZES Recipes from the fine new book, GLAZE: The Ultimate Ceramic Artist’s Guide to Glaze and Color 34 THE GALLERY A selection of unique works by CT readers 42 CLASSIFIED MARKETPLACE Goods and services offered especially by and for clay artists 46 THE SLURRY BUCKET Reduce, Reuse, Save $ 47 POTTERY CLASSES Where you can learn claywork in your community 50 ADVERTISER INDEX Welcome to the new advertisers in this issue! (As always, please let them know you found them in Clay Times!) Trophy Server by Chris Pickett of Helena, MT. Cone 6 white stoneware; 8" x 14" x 8". Large Wire-Cut Bowl by Ben Culbertson of Shippensburg, PA. Cone 10 porcelain; 14" x 15½" x 15½". All works pictured on this page were featured in the 22nd Strictly Functional Pottery National (SFPN). Turn to page 14 to view more images from the show and find out how to enter your work to be considered for this year’s exhibition. 18 AS FAR AS I KNOW “What’s So Special About Pottery?” by Pete Pinnell 21 BENEATH THE SURFACE “Dealing with Procrastination” Part 2 by Lana Wilson 29 STUDIO HEALTH AND SAFETY “All About Wax” by Monona Rossol 37 TOOL TIMES “The Most Popular Tools” by Vince Pitelka 43 BOOKS & VIDEOS “Pottery Making 101” three reviews by Steve Branfman 45 KILNS & FIRING “Relocating Your Gas Kiln” by Marc Ward 49 AROUND THE FIREBOX “No Regrets” by David Hendley 6 ® contents TIMES Clay WINTER / SPRING 2015 • Volume 21 • Issue 99 Triple Blossom Vase by Debra Oliva, Okemos, MI. Cone 8 stoneware; 6" x 12" x 1". departments columns 18 AS FAR AS I KNOW 9 EDITOR’S DESK “Pardon the Interruption ...” “What’s So Special About Pottery?” by Pete Pinnell 11 WHAT’S HOT Clay world news, events, and calls for entries 28 GREAT GLAZES Recipes from the fine new book, GLAZE: The Ultimate Ceramic Artist’s Guide to Glaze and Color 21 BENEATH THE SURFACE Trophy Server by Chris Pickett of Helena, MT. Cone 6 white stoneware; 8" x 14" x 8". 29 STUDIO HEALTH AND SAFETY 34 THE GALLERY “All About Wax” by Monona Rossol A selection of unique works by CT readers 37 TOOL TIMES 42 CLASSIFIED MARKETPLACE “The Most Popular Tools” by Vince Pitelka Goods and services offered especially by and for clay artists 43 BOOKS & VIDEOS “Pottery Making 101” three reviews by Steve Branfman 46 THE SLURRY BUCKET Reduce, Reuse, Save $ 45 KILNS & FIRING 47 POTTERY CLASSES Where you can lea ɸ䴁1ɝ]ɔ Ё ݰ ձͽM͉ɜ)ݽɬȁչ)A ɍЈ (($%YIQ%MH%9`)]Ѽѡ)ٕѥ͕́ѡ́Ք(̰͔́݅)ѡ܁ԁչ)ѡ Q̄((+qݥѠ)AɽɅѥѥt)AЀȁ1]ͽ()ݽɭ́ɕѡ́ݕɔ)ɕѡɹMɥѱչѥ)Aѕ9ѥMA8QɸѼ(ЁѼ٥܁ɔ́ɽѡ͡)Ё܁ѼѕȁȁݽɬѼ)ͥɕȁѡ́啅ˊéᡥѥ(+qIѥe)́-t)5Ɍ]ɐ(($%I=U9Q!%I =`+q9Iɕϊt)٥!((0