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Riding the Carousel a Second Time

When I was first asked the question, where have we been and where are we going, it felt like something that was way beyond my years, so to make this question relatable to me, I decided to narrow down the definition of “we”. I know that “we” could be many things such as our solar system, our planet, the human race and more, but for the purposes of this blog.. Read More

In-Depth Post #4, Teapots anyone?

As I hinted in my post last week, I started learning something new! I was taught how to make the most elementary form of a teapot and I found this quite exciting! This week I had two sessions in one week because last week my mentor took a quick trip to Korea to meet some of his family and students overseas, so I felt that I progressed quite a lot… Read More

In-Depth Post #3, Practice, Practice, Practice

In-depth has been smooth sailing these past couple of weeks, but as you can probably guess from the title of this post, the ship didn’t simply sail smoothly on its own. Last week, I continued where I left off, still making bowls. I do have to admit though that they have considerably improved as I experimented with different amounts of pressure through my fingers and different speeds through the wheel… Read More