Channel 10- Great Art Auction Lilie has emerged

The First Image is fresh out of the first glaze fire at cone 6 2240 degrees you can see that the work needs a little more color. I re glaze the lilie and the some of the leaves and put her back in the kiln. 2/25/10 I opened the kiln to see what the kiln … Continue reading

Call for Art: Feb 2010

Call for Art: Festa Italiana Forks & Corks & Tosa Fest Applications are available Now: Artists Application and Booth fee total is $25.00: Arts Advocacy at it’s best your $Dollars go right back into the community charities.

Day is over, amazing day

Lilie turned out beautiful, she needs a little more contrast she was quite monochromatic at cone 6 2240 degrees. Lowering the temperature to 1940 added my favorite leaf green and whitened the lilie proper will post images in the a.m.; camera is in shop. Kiln is at 1766 at 9:15 pm will be done in … Continue reading

Time to open the kiln and see what the kiln gods have left me.

It’s morning after a long day yesterday, its time to open the kiln and see how the Lilie has emerged; perhaps a color or two added and back in for a quick bake. Then off to Hospice training today’s class is on the Journey of Grief; how we all grieve differently no two people are … Continue reading

From the Artisan Studio of Valorie Schleicher of VL Schleicher Sculptures LLC

This is Artist blogger who is working in stoneware clay (stoneware clay has less porosity than brick and can last for centuries). I use an ancient technique called Maiolica or Majolica for my glazing which uses oxides and minerals hand mixed for glazing. Located in Southeastern WI., and owner of VL Schleicher Sculptures Studio and … Continue reading