Thursday, December 14, 2006


I am FINISHED for the semester! I am going to SIT ON MY BUTT and KNIT ALL DAY! soon as I clean up the kitchen and living room and do some laundry.

The firing of the wood kiln went very well, the salt worked and glazed the pieces. All in all, I was very happy. I also made pictures.

My honey (the one in charge of the wood):

Our friend Mike (the one in charge of the fire) raking out the embers:

We covered the chimney when we salted:

The fire is really looking for oxygen in this one:

Opening up (for anyone into ceramics, that's cones 8, 9, and 10 FLAT on the top shelf!):

What I turned in:

Now this blog can resume knitting content!

Wednesday, November 1, 2006

Salt Kiln

We are now in the process of rebuilding the kiln at a different location so we can salt fire!