I am experimenting with a narrow handle. I am concerned that it will be too fragile to hold up to much use. I will test it out. I love the sleek lines it has! I again used the darker clay that looks so much like chocolate in its leather hard stage.
Today is Fish Friday and also the 65th day of the year. 300 days to go for this project. I have been pondering about if I will do another 365 days project next year and what would it be. I think maybe cups? Bowls? Any suggestions?
This is dotted with colorful underglaze. After it is bisque fired, I will apply a clear glaze and everywhere that looks like “background” (just the plain clay) will be bright white. The underglaze will brighten up considerably too.
I was reading “Manage Your Day-to-Day: Build Your Routine, Find Your Focus And Sharpen Your Creative Mind” last night and a small bit popped out at me:
” ‘A small daily task, if it be really daily, will beat the labours of a spasmodic Hercules.’ Over the long run, the unglamorous habit of frequency fosters both productivity and creativity.”