One of the highlights at Alfred’s summer school was seeing Val Cushing’s memorial exhibition. The show is open until August 8, 2014
Home from summer school at Alfred University, a wonderfully intense and exhilarating “claycation” for any ceramic enthusiast. Slab built cup glazed with unsieved puddle glaze #5, and fired in Henry Crissman’s first firing of the “Mobile Anagama”
Alfred grad student, Henry Crissman’s Mobile Anagama in firing position for its maiden trip to cone ten and beyond. Road trip planned for this summer.
Henry Crissman’s Mobile Anagama is oh so close…. loading begins this afternoon at Alfred University
Val M. Cushing - Exhibition at the Schein-Joseph International Museum of Ceramic Art, April 24- August 8, 2014 #alfredceramics #alfreduniversity
Val M. Cushing - Exhibition at the Schein-Joseph International Museum of Ceramic Art, April 24- August 8, 2014
We really enjoyed the opening for Walter McConnell’s summer school class last night. We have another week here in Alfred, NY. We are taking John Gill’s summer school class. Amazing time.
Making ceramic magic mojo, and cleaning out the creative carburetor at Alfred Summer School with John Gill.
Tall Slender ‘Jesse’ Vases, Bruce is throwing wonderful shapes too. Love it when the flow is right and you are in the zone.
The bee’s, hawk moth’s, and other insect’s fireworks of the night, Cleome, Happy Fourth of July!
Throwing a series of tall slender vases. We call them ‘Jessie Vases’ after a pottery collector that purchased this form for his collection because they fit well between rounder pots.
Ancient relic from the past. Pizza menu from the early 70s. Large Canadian bacon pizza for $3.75.