It's been a great week with "The Three". Tomorrow is the last day of our week long vacation together. I'm trying to think of somthing special for us to do, but the entire week has been pretty darn fun and very special to me. My Grandkids have my heart wrapped around them very tight.
This snow bank is now officially the planet "Hoth" from Star Wars.
A Tie-Fighter Sqaud made from Legos
Painting with water colors and making up our own blues songs
Monday morning I'll be back in the studio making pottery and missing these amazing kids like crazy.
In the Book "The Complete Guide to Mid-Range Glazes" John Britt writes about reading cones, "The perfect arch of self-supporting cones is when it is bent to the top of the flared triangular base". He goes further into the subject with illustrations, photos and lots of great information. If you don't already have John's new book, you need to stop what you're doing and order it right now.
I found this video from Orton. It was very enlightening.