Suzi (k00kaburra) wrote,
Suzi
k00kaburra

Dude, WTH?

In my last ceramics class, the teacher taught us how to make a cutting tool.  It's pretty straightforward - use the wheel to spin some fishing line into a really tight twist, and then tie washers on the end of the line on both sides. Voila!  Instant cutting tool that will create grooves on the base of the ceramic piece so that it will dry more evenly.

I could swear that I put my cutting tool in my clay bucket, but it was missing today.  I looked all over for it - in my backpack, in my tool bag, and in the studio's lost and found.  Nothing.  It's gone.   (Did someone take it?  Why?  We all made these things on Monday!) And since the class is currently overcrowded, the wheels were all taken so I couldn't even make a replacement today.

On the plus side, I was able to finish glazing all my remaining pieces.  So that's one good thing.
Tags: art, ceramics
Subscribe

  • Take me out to the ballgame with the San Francisco Giants!

    I am not a baseball fan. I don't play and if I tried to watch it on TV, I'd fall asleep. I did see a live game once while on a class trip to…

  • Job interview!!

    I had a job interview today with the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. For the next couple of months, they're doing a special South Bay…

  • Theater: Potted Potter

    Last night, I very nearly missed seeing Potted Potter because downtown San Francisco is a madhouse at this time of year. I should have anticipated…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 0 comments