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How to make a Damp Box for Potters

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How to make a Damp Box for Potters

How to make a Damp Box

  1. Determine the amount of volume you want at the end on the inner wall of a lidded bin.
  2. Add 66% of that volume as water into a tall pail.
  3. Add plaster by hand to the water by sprinkling over the water surface without mixing.
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    5 Great Gift Ideas for Potters

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    5 Great Gift Ideas for Potters

    Gift shopping for potters is easy if you know what they need, but if you are looking to surprise the potter in your life with a few gems, I've made a gift guide with 5 great ideas to help you out.  If you are the potter in your life, you can pass this blog link or the gift guide links to your family to help them along.

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    Upcoming Seasonal Sales for December

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    Upcoming Seasonal Sales for December

    Hoping I'll see you soon at one of three seasonal sales I'm involved with throughout the month of December and that I can continue to provide you and other discerning collectors with handcrafted ceramic heirlooms, so you can celebrate a sense of connection and belonging for years to come.  

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    Are You a Lifelong Learner?

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    Are You a Lifelong Learner?

    You may not know it but people who dabble or dive into creative hobbies are lifelong learners. Are you eager to gain knowledge and insights on how and why things work? Do you seek different approaches for achieving creative results? The best pairing is when you click with an engaging and inspiring instructor who challenges you to reach your goals. 

    I am a lifelong learner with an energic passion to elevate skills and knowledge in the ceramic arts and other fine craft. I proud of the connections I have made with my students in the past, and look forward to making new ones with you.  

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    The Pear Necessities 3-Day Challenge

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    The Pear Necessities 3-Day Challenge

    Can't sculpt in clay yet? No Problem. I got ya!
    I'm sharing my 30+ years of teaching experience in The Pear Necessities 3-Day Challenge with insider secrets to creating a sculptural pear in clay. It's absolutely FREE!
    Registration Open Now!
    Runs Sept 9-10-11, 2022

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