Electric Kiln Workshop: August 2018

Pottery kilns never seem very scary, until you’re staring down the face of one in your home studio. Many “what if” and “how do I” coupled with “oh no!!” moments can happen with our first electric pottery kilns.

Stone Leaf is here for you! We’re back this June 24 with our half day Electric Kiln Workshop, a class to help all potters learn how to fire an electric pottery kiln. We’ll answer the basics and more detailed questions so you leave Stone Leaf more prepared.

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Layering with Amaco Potter’s Choice Glazes

If you’ve spent much time reading our blog or shopping in the store, you know everyone around here is a huge fan of the Amaco Cone 5/6 Potter’s Choice Glazes. Amaco has some fabulous resources for working with these mid fire glazes, and we want to share them with you. Continue reading

Basic Kiln Repairs

Buying your first kiln means considering the long term repairs needed for your kiln to run properly. Every kiln – regardless of brand – has a few consumable parts that need to be replaced regularly for your kiln to run in tip top shape. Shown below are a series of videos showing the basics: replacing a thermocouple, a relay, elements, and bricks.  Continue reading

Electric Kiln Workshop: June 2018

Pottery kilns never seem very scary, until you’re staring down the face of one in your home studio. Many “what if” and “how do I” coupled with “oh no!!” moments can happen with our first electric pottery kilns.

Stone Leaf is here for you! We’re back this June 24 with our half day Electric Kiln Workshop, a class to help all potters learn how to fire an electric pottery kiln. We’ll answer the basics and more detailed questions so you leave Stone Leaf more prepared.

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December 2017 Newsletter

Happy Holidays, Everyone! As we head into the holiday season, we know your kilns are busy firing the last loads of the season and at Stone Leaf we’re checking in the last supply orders of the year. As we have in the past few years, we’re featuring the same sales in December. Enjoy and please shop early in December for the best product selection.

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Electric Kiln Workshops: Winter 2018

We know that purchasing an electric pottery kiln can lead to a lot of questions of about “how to” and “what if”. And “oh no!”

That’s why Stone Leaf Pottery will be teaching a half day class to help potters learn how to fire an electric pottery kiln. The class for Winter 2018 will on Sunday, February 18 and March 25.

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September 2017 News

Happy September, Everyone!

Labor Day arrives in just 24 short hours, and signals the end of summer. Around Stone Leaf, we’ll also be celebrating Ingrid & Bob’s wedding anniversary and Sophia’s birthday. School is back in session and clay is flying out the door and into classrooms all over the Rocky Mountain Region.

The Staff at Stone Leaf Pottery is taking a bit of time to enjoy the holiday too.

Well be open only 10 am to 2 pm on Saturday, September 2.

Per our regular hours, we’ll be closed Sunday & Monday. Continue reading