Electric Kiln Workshop April 2019

So, there you are: standing in front of your new shiny kiln. And it’s beautiful and it’s calling out to you “fire me, fire me” – except, it’s TERRIFYING.

Don’t worry – we got you! Stone Leaf is here to calm your nerves and assure you that everything is working the way it’s supposed to. Ready, Set, Fire.

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Electric Kiln Workshop: January 2019

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 January 20 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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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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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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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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Workshop: Kiln Talk!

Kiln Talk!

Saturday, April 11 from 9 -12

Cost $5 | Registration closes April 10

Bring your coffee and let’s talk kilns, with Ingrid King, Stone Leaf Pottery’s Studio Manager. In this very informal gathering, Ingrid will answer questions about electric kiln firing, glaze schedules, kiln set up, programing and answer participant questions. If time allows, a tour of Stone Leaf’s firing area and refractory storage will be included.

 

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Electric Kiln Workhop, 10/25/14

If your kiln freaks you out…

If you have a love/hate relationship with your kiln…

If you have kiln anxiety….

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