There is nothing more satisfying than accepting a big delivery of clay. Aside from the brute strength needed to load 13 – #50 boxes of clay off the 18-wheeler *rig* and into the car that tests my aging muscles, there is an incredible amount of potential that is really exciting.(some recent bowls in my shop.)
The new kiln is on order. Very exciting.
It is not quite like this:
A re-created medieval lime kiln in South Wales.
Lime kilns from the late 1800s near Santa Cruz, CA.
Something more like this: