New Products: Amaco Potter’s Choice Colors

If you attended NCECA in Pittsburgh back in March, you may have stopped by the amacobrent booth. And while there, you may have gotten a sneak peak at the NEW Potter’s Choice glazes Amaco has in production to bring to us. Lemme just tell you (wink, wink) we are beyond excited!! Continue reading

August Lesson Special

throwing pottery close up

It’s back to school for the kidlets and time for Mom & Dad to learn something new too, playing in the clay at Stone Leaf Pottery during one of our 5 weekly pottery class times. Pottery classes at Stone Leaf are taught Sunday Mornings from 10 to 12:30, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday evenings from 6:30 to 9 pm, and Wednesday afternoons from 1 to 3:30.

Continue reading

Favorite Things: Laguna’s WC 422, Whitestone

When choosing a clay body to purchase from Stone Leaf, if you ask us for help, we are *always* going to suggest to you that you give Laguna’s WC 422, Whitestone, a try. (If you are shopping for a Cone 5/6 clay.) This creamy white clay body is about 60% stoneware and about 40% porcelain, and is for us, the most perfect clay.

 

Continue reading

What’s in a Celadon, anyway?

amaco celadon glaze

Over the last few years, as the glazes for Cone 5 and Cone 6 has expanded so much Amaco, Coyote, and Spectrum have introduced mid fire Celadon glaze lines. It made me start to wonder, “what exactly does it mean to be a celadon, anyway?”

 

Continue reading