Somebody pinch me!
Lot's to love in this issue!
Sherman Hall's opening note from the editor, giving a nod to seeing leather hard clay being one of the most attractive surfaces in ceramics, hit one of my sweet spots.
The joy that grows from playing with that specific point in the development of a piece sitting there in-front of you, is worth all the accumulated failures of process and aesthetics.
Getting a chance to see that pivot point of form and surface every month has always being something to be relished.
For me though, being allowed to contribute has just been a dream...
(check out page 18...)