Tag Archives: charcoal

Making It / Ceramic Wood Fired Kiln Firing / Ike Vega

Ike Vega (Artist of the Day Apr. 16) sent me these great photos of the firing of the Anagama wood fired kiln.  The entire firing and cooling process takes almost three weeks!  I really appreciate him taking the time to … Continue reading

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Artist of the Day / Isaac Vega / Sacramento, California

I like ‘real’ earthy pottery.  Things that I could imagine were made a thousand years ago.  I’m not ‘into’ pretty or cute in any sort of art, actually.  These pieces, mostly, were fired in wood fired kilns over periods of … Continue reading

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Artist of the Day / Irfan Hussain / The Red Dot Man / India

“Where ever i go, i take my camera. It’s always with me in my back pack when i’m riding. I stop my bike, take my camera, and start walking. I love meeting people that i come across and the excitement … Continue reading

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Artist of the Day / megb

Although Meg also does landscapes and other subjects, I’ve focused this post on her ‘life’ paintings and drawings.  She uses charcoal and pastel, acrylic, oil on board, watercolour, chalk, pencil, and I don’t know what else.  My personal favorite is the last … Continue reading

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