An incredible burst of activity from Nico, prompted no doubt by sheer panic at the approach of D-Day for the Oudtshoorn Festival.  Packing the large gas kiln (ex David Walters) and hoping for a successful first firing.  The triumph of hope over experience, though hopefully….experience is going to give hope a good go….

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Meanwhile I am warming up my throwing hands by doing some oven dishes and casseroles -

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