Well, not quite, but definitely putting them on the back burner for a while.  The therapeutic qualities of working with clay are well known, and probably necessary to counteract the equally well known stresses of trying to sell your work.  We are beginning to enjoy throwing more as the water in the bowls slowly begins to warm up as we come out of winter.

Nico is busy with some large potato jars at the moment, and I seem to be in a bottle phase…

Nico beginning to swell the base of a potato jar

Nico beginning to swell the base of a potato jarBottles and potato pots

 

Bottles and potato jars

Bottles and potato jars

Some semi-finished pots waiting for bisqueing or final firing

Some semi-finished pots waiting for bisqueing or final firingRaku woman vessel completed

Raku woman vessel with white glaze

Raku woman vessel with white glaze