Blog Post #4. Observer to Participant Project

I was excited to experiment with the new slip trailer I purchased last week. First I completed several sketches of birds in floral designs, which were influenced by Japanese woodblock prints. I went to the ceramic studio with plans of making slip, transferring my drawings to the bell shapes, and then throwing several plates. ButContinue reading “Blog Post #4. Observer to Participant Project”

Blog#3. Observer to Participant Project continued

I trimmed my practice cylinders, creating domes and adding various handles. The new cylinders are about four pounds each, except one that I had problems with and had to trim the top. My cylinders should be dry enough to trim today. I will be removing the bases and forming domes as with the smaller practiceContinue reading “Blog#3. Observer to Participant Project continued”

Project #2 Observer to Participant

In thinking about this project, my goal is to engage all five senses, so that the observer may fully participate in the ceramic piece I am creating. My thoughts go to bells, which allow the participant to hear a sound. The first bells started to appear around 2000 BC in China. The earliest bells wereContinue reading “Project #2 Observer to Participant”

Introduce Yourself (Example Post)

This is an example post, originally published as part of Blogging University. Enroll in one of our ten programs, and start your blog right. You’re going to publish a post today. Don’t worry about how your blog looks. Don’t worry if you haven’t given it a name yet, or you’re feeling overwhelmed. Just click theContinue reading “Introduce Yourself (Example Post)”

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