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Welcome to Spirit of ClayI'm Laurie Erdman, a lawyer turned potter turned health coach. I love mud, food and words. At Spirit of Clay I get to mix these loves, as I explore what clay means to me. Here I share new pots. I share other people's pots that move me. I discuss the connection between nature and pottery. I explore the spiritual lessons I have learned while working with clay. Grab a cup of tea and stay awhile.
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Tomorrow we are loading the kiln for my long delayed wood-firing. I’ve got a lot of pots and am really excited about the results. However, there is a cloud looming over this firing. I am wondering if this will be … Continue reading
It has been two years since I last fired in a wood fueled kiln (see sample pot at bottom of this post). In the interim, I have been firing in electric and working on my cone 6 (around 2200 degrees … Continue reading
I spent 2 weeks in Italy this May attending a pottery workshop at La Meridiana in Certaldo. The instructor was Gay Smith. It was a wonderful vacation – 2 weeks of living in Italy, potting to my heart’s content … Continue reading