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Six-inch Halibut Tile

Three six-inch tiles and the collagraph plate. I like the spearment inside the halibut on the bottom left, but the best combination is the grey halibut on the upper left with the spearment as the water color. I also prefer … Continue reading

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Stamps and Back of Tile

Stamps used to impress images into the back of the tile. Back of the tile: Mighell Silver Hand Artist Aug 14 2013 “Stamps: swan/fish, fish, star, fish, and fox” Cook Inlet Glacier Clay Alaska Vitrified The “Silver Hand Artist” means … Continue reading

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Seven Multiglazed Tiles

Six-inch square art tiles, multiglazed, $75 each, Cook Inlet glacial clay The new scanner is up and running. Thought I’d try posting a few images at one time and in a larger image size since internet access is getting faster. … Continue reading

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Turquoise Crystaline Glaze Plant Impressions

Array of four-inch plant impressions, $30 each. The phote is from an iphone since my scanner is kaput. It’s hard to take a decent photo of a glossy surface. Three of the tiles have a ginkgo leaf. Anchorage has one … Continue reading

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Mammoth Tile

Six-inch square, $85 for the red sky and $75 for the blue sky. The higher price tiles are a two part glaze process and take more time to make. A friend bought a lot of tiles, including field tiles, from … Continue reading

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Early April In the Pyrenees

Had to post one picture from our trek across Northern Spain. Now back to tile stuff. Sold tiles at the Moravian Tile Festival May 18 & 19 in Doylestown, Pennsylvania, and then at the 57th Street Fair June 1 & … Continue reading

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Basement Tile At the NANA Building in Anchorage

Click on the picture to see a larger image. 12″ x 12″ x 0.7″ Multiglazed tile, Cook Inlet glacier clay, cone 6 oxidation $350.00 The fish in the center are dolly varden, arctic char, and pike. This tile was the … Continue reading

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Berry Picking

Twelve-inch Tile, $350, Collagraph impression on Cook Inlet Glacier Clay, multiglazed, Cone 6 oxidation. Berry Picking in Alaska. A favorite pasttime for many. The birchbark baskets are in a style found in the Northwest around the Kotzebue sound area. Adding … Continue reading

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Cut Out For Collagraph Plate

The last few posts had blurry pictures. I cleaned the lens on the iphone and this picture looks better. Anyway, This is a partial cut out of the 140 lb. cotton rag paper that will be used to make a … Continue reading

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More 12″ Designs for NANA Building

Three more 12″ Tiles for an Alaskan Native Corporation Building. It takes a couple of weeks to get the design drawn, cut, glued, pressed into clay, bisqued, waxed, glazed, and glaze fired. Two more tiles are drying on wire racks … Continue reading

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