December Product Specials

Happy December to all of our lovely customers! We hope your Thanksgiving was enjoyable and filled with much food and cheer. I definitely ate my fair share of dinner and appreciated all of the leftovers I was sent home with. Continue reading

CAEA Butterfly Project

Fall brings us to Breckenridge this year, as we attend the Colorado Art Education Association Conference. We love heading up the hill to Beaver Run for this annual conference. Each year, we bring to you one fun new project that can be added to your teaching repertoire. This year, with Laguna Clay and Mayco Colors, we have created a fun butterfly project. Continue reading

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

May 2018 Product Specials

Whoa… it’s May. Can you even? I can’t decide if this year is speeding by or feels glacially slow. I suppose it depends on the day. I know all you potters out there have been eagerly anticipating the May newsletter to discover what goodies we have on sale for you. Continue reading