Summer heat is in full swing in South Florida! If you need to cool off, we got plenty of mud at MIY ceramics, so come and throw some around with us. We are trying a new format of keeping in contact with each of you and we hope you will enjoy it! In the upcoming […]
Join us this Saturday and Sunday December 7, and 8 from 10am-4pm to see all the amazing works of art made this year at the studio. We will be doing demo’s as well as ongoing Raku firings. Come and enjoy the studio atmosphere with some atmospheric firings.
Vitrigraph comes from the the terms vitri meaning glass and graph meaning to write. So a vitrigraph kiln is a kiln that that you could write with glass or pull glass. You fill up a container with glass and heat it up in the kiln. Once the kiln and glass get hot enough (about 1800) […]
Reduction is the process of reducing the amount of oxygen in the atmosphere. The flaming hot pieces of pottery are taken out of the kiln and put into a container that can be sealed. The container may contain combustible materials that will catch fire when the pottery comes in contact with them. The […]
Colored Clay and Porcelain Workshop! What is it: Nerikomi is a Japanese term that refers to pottery made from colored clay. It typically involves using porcelain clay’s infused with ceramic stains. What are we going to do: During this workshop you will learn how to make your own colored clay’s and how to use them […]
‘Art and fun’ classes profitable for local artist- entrepreneurs. ‘Art and fun’ classes profitable for local artist- entrepreneurs Denise Mendez (center) conducts a glass making class in Hollywood. (Jim Rassol, Sun Sentinel ) June 10, 2012|By Marcia Heroux Pounds, Sun Sentinel The once-struggling artist has found a new way to make a living: “art and fun” […]
We will now fire every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday. This slight modification to the firing schedule is being made to better accommodate our members and the demands of the studio. To be clear, both high-fire and low-fire kilns will be unloaded and reloaded on these days each week, as needed. Thank you.
Officially I have now thrown in front of the largest crowd ever. We got invited to Trinity Church’s Compel night 6. You can check out their trailer here… http://www.youtube.com/user/RichWilkerson#p/a/u/1/nbPLkNeS7N0 Yes you read it right.. TRAILER. Like the ones you watch for a big box office movie. Apparently this lively congregation of young people from varied […]
The studio was in the herald in a cute article about do it yourselfers and crafters decoration for their home. We were quoted about the bath tiles that lidia did for her house! I like the stuff about wood you! We are on the second page. Check out the link here by Patti Roth http://www.miamiherald.com/2010/07/25/1742144/a-hands-on-approach-to-home-decorating.html
We were lucky to be found by Lisa from the Young Isreal Of Hollywood Group. Set setup a group to come to the studio and paint pottery. It was a fun experience for me since we never have had 28 people at the studio for a day of fun with us before. It was challenging […]