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« Reply #10 on: August 29, 2008 02:44:47 PM »

Thanks Teapot.

Just to update. I went ahead and slumped the basketweave blank in a bowl mold to give it shape. It came out pretty good. Unfortunately, on the bottom side, there are a couple of cracks. The cracks don't appear to put the structural integrity of the piece at risk.

Here are a few pictures.

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I am firing a new blank in the kiln right now. I'll probably post that one later.

Kappy

P.S. I want to give PinkyK the credit for picking out the color palette used. I am typically really bad with colors, and sometimes she needs to pick out my clothes for me, to make sure I am presentable.
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« Reply #11 on: August 29, 2008 02:56:07 PM »

P.S. I want to give PinkyK the credit for picking out the color palette used. I am typically really bad with colors, and sometimes she needs to pick out my clothes for me, to make sure I am presentable.

tee hee hee It's true I tell ya!  Cheesy

I'm dragging him to the glass store tomorrow. MUHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAH
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« Reply #12 on: August 29, 2008 03:36:07 PM »

I think Kappy's cute.  Cheesy
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« Reply #13 on: August 29, 2008 03:58:42 PM »

I think Kappy's cute.  Cheesy

Me too!   Cheesy
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« Reply #14 on: August 29, 2008 04:01:34 PM »

He's a righteous dude! He's got the skills to pay the bills!
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« Reply #15 on: June 06, 2009 03:07:59 PM »

Those are rock solid!
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...So...This is what insanity must be like, I thought.....and I could kind of see the appeal.
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« Reply #16 on: June 07, 2009 11:11:42 AM »

love the color combos. bet you could make some sweet jewelery
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« Reply #17 on: October 24, 2009 12:33:15 PM »

You could use fire bricks lined with sure fire paper.  It would hold the pieces in place and you may be able to achieve the votive holder you were looking for. 
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« Reply #18 on: November 03, 2009 07:34:18 AM »

Wait until you see his latest creations!
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« Reply #19 on: November 12, 2009 06:38:12 AM »

That's cool. I gotta find a kiln now!
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