Thanks to Barry, Dianna, Reatha, Pat, Susan, Don, Kathy, Gail, Sidnie,
and the many others who replied with great advice! The general
consensus is that the pots were not bone dry which could be true even
though I gave them 3-4 days. I will let the kiln warm up next time
either overnight or the day before at a low kiln.
I am so glad that I have a resource like this listserv to answer
questions (and vent a little) that no other teacher at my school can
Michelle H. Harrell
North Garner Middle School
Garner, North Carolina
^ ^ "Pottery is at once the simplest and the most difficult of
^ all the arts."
(o) -Sir Herbert Read
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