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Thursday, July 10, 2014
the BIG SCHLEP
You see silver jewelers at art fairs: 2 little cases holds all their stuff, 2000 dollars worth of product! Then the potters show up: 14 heavy and fragile boxes that take forever to unload and load.... we are pack mules.
Before and after, actually. As I keep telling you, I a) have a broken kiln and b) a big fair Friday-Sunday SO I c) went and bought more clay. It is the great balanced circle of pottery life, hundreds of pounds of clay come in, boxes of pots go out....
I plan to have tremendous fun this weekend. My biggest event of the year, 3 days in downtown Binghamton, NY, fifth year I have been there, I know a lot of people so it is a party for all :) Join us if you can!
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