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« Reply #10 on: June 26, 2008 04:06:40 PM »

Omg, you made that all yourself??

So jealous!! It's gorgeous, i want one!  Grin
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« Reply #11 on: June 26, 2008 04:44:12 PM »

This is absolutely beautiful.

Off to click on the It Rocks button!
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« Reply #12 on: June 26, 2008 04:51:35 PM »

Is that the entrance to the bath?? I am so in love. I want to step through that every morning *myself*! Cheesy

BEAUTIFUL work!
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« Reply #13 on: June 26, 2008 05:14:08 PM »

Is that the entrance to the bath?? I am so in love. I want to step through that every morning *myself*! Cheesy

BEAUTIFUL work!

Oh no...this is the mirror over the sink. I guess that's not very clear. But THANKS!  Grin I have more crows in the shower, but that's not quite done yet. (It's not quite as elaborate as the mirror, anyway).

Thanks everyone!
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« Reply #14 on: June 26, 2008 05:37:34 PM »



Oh no...this is the mirror over the sink. I guess that's not very clear. But THANKS!  Grin I have more crows in the shower, but that's not quite done yet. (It's not quite as elaborate as the mirror, anyway).

Thanks everyone!

Ah...well, it's still cool, even though it's not the bath entrance!! Cheesy
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« Reply #15 on: June 26, 2008 05:56:53 PM »

wow that is crazy gorgeous!  great job Cheesy
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« Reply #16 on: June 26, 2008 06:10:37 PM »

Incredible piece! Rockin'!  Smiley

Want to make sure I understand what you mean by the process you used...You created the tiles and carved the design into the wet clay?
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« Reply #17 on: June 26, 2008 07:05:57 PM »


Want to make sure I understand what you mean by the process you used...You created the tiles and carved the design into the wet clay?

Yep! Basically just roll out huge slabs of clay (I have a big slab roller) and start carvin' it up where you want grout lines. Then divide it into manageable chunks. Bisque fire, glaze (this one used Mayco Wonderglazes, but I use stoneware glazes now), then glaze fire.

It's a bit tricky to get things to stay flat and deal with such big slabs, but it's fun. I've got my own studio in my garage that I've been building up for the past several years. I get distracted by my other projects, but hopefully in the near future I can focus more on tile.

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« Reply #18 on: June 26, 2008 07:27:14 PM »

WHOA - A-MAY-ZING - I totally love this and I love that you put it in your house! Down w/boring mirrors!
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« Reply #19 on: June 26, 2008 09:47:27 PM »

I absolutely love this. I wish I had it in my house.
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