|The trial piece ready to be gathered, and some other bits for dipping|
|A flat (gathered) piece is drying too|
|Rolled from paper clay, with snippets of metallic fabric incorporated|
These two came out of the kiln -
Once the classes are finished, I'll use the 4 hours a week of class time "saved" to get on with documenting the pieces, and deciding which to keep and which experiments to pursue at the next opportunity. As for the several hours a week used to prepare the textiles ... that chunk of time is earmarked for a related project - clay and kilns are not involved, but fabric is.