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Re: moldy clay

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From: Deb Mortl (dmortl_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Sun Nov 26 2000 - 19:33:32 PST


Mold adds to the elasticity of clay. All clay has mold in it - it is good
to have mold.

>
>As I understand it moldy clay is really good clay! I remember reading
>somewhere that the Chinese use to bury some of their clay for other
>generations, because the older, more aged the clay was the better it was
>to>work with.>I understand what you mean by a constant cold working with
>clay. I'm allergic
>to molds, so when i do work with clay , my nose is constantly itching and a
>little runny. But not bad enough to keep me from clay. What the heck, I
>can
>always take my Claritin( allergy med.)
>MaryB---

>

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