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Works-in-Progress Wednesday

Posted by A. Lorena Haldeman on

The video this week is three minutes of me pouring greenware. For the most part I have already gotten things ready, but show a few seconds of mixing the slip and putting rubber bands around the molds (necessary, for the weight and pressure of the slip would cause the two parts of the mold to push away from each other without the bands).  As I've said before, feel free to ask me questions or request a video of a particular craft or subject! Thanks, y'all! --- Previously: Spinning Painting mushroom plaques

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Works-in-Progress Wednesday

Posted by A. Lorena Haldeman on

 For a while now I've wanted to do something a little interactive. I thought about doing a Google+ hangout, but the times when I'm working during the day are also times when other people are at work. The times that are better for people who might want to watch me work and chat with me about what I'm doing are in the evenings, when I'm pretty much already done for the day.  Then I started thinking about this four-minute video I did about a year ago for This Is Handmade ("if you can’t sit through five minutes of mind-numbingly boring...

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