Spring Raku Firing

After the sleet and snow of last weekend, it was great to see a bit of sunshine this Saturday and a chance to do some outdoors raku and sawdust firing.

With the help of a few friends we got the raku kiln going.
Pots ready to fire in the raku kiln

Raku Kiln

Getting the pots out – Photo by Martin

http://www.flickr.com/photos/bluebus/6970045245

Putting the pots into the sawdust – Photo by Martin

Smoke

Cleaning the Pots – Photo by Martin

Pot being cleaned

The Results

http://www.flickr.com/photos/phatcontroller/6972583139

Thanks to Marlene, Allan, Phill, Laura, Pete and Martin for their help.

Raku Firing Assistants

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