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Thursday, December 22, 2011

I Don't Know How This Happened...

Unloaded the kiln this morning...Oh happiness, oh joy...
 such pretty blues, greens, and grays...
 But then all of a sudden this...
Dog poop brown.  I don't even know what to say.  How did I choose this color and then glaze this many pieces with it?  Sad ending to the kiln unload I must say.  I'm going to have to go look and see what color this is (on the jar) 'cause I'm pretty sure it didn't say dog poop brown!

7 comments:

  1. Dog poop brown... lol I had a very similar experience. I'm willing to bet this glaze is a shino glaze. Mine was Mayco Shino in the stoneware series and it looked just like this. It doesn't get used much anymore.. lol

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  2. Aside from the name, I like the color! The pieces look great!

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  3. I like the color, too. Happy New Year to you.

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  4. Mary, as the mother of three Rottweilers that do not get turned out into the back yard to poop but rather get walked twice a day on leash which means I pick up the poop which further means that I am a relative expert on dog poop - I can tell you that these do not look anything even remotely like dog poop. They are beautiful. Perhaps you will like them better when fall comes.

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    1. LOL Jean! I hope I like them better in the fall - I couldn't like them less, right?

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  5. you are so funny. so what color was it?

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    1. It's a shino and just as ugly as it can be!

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