What a difference a Clayday makes…

I’m still taking classes from Red Weldon-Sandlin at Abernathy Arts Center, Sandy Springs and Herm is on the shelf ready to be fired (see previous post). My next clay project involves a guitar string tuning thing and maybe other guitar parts (not sure yet if I want to part out my little red guitar).


This is Tuesday afternoon:


This is Wednesday before I shut out the lights (face is 4 1/2″ high):



This is Thursday at lights out:

I have a long way to go (he needs ears if he’s going to listen to music) and it may not look like this when I’m finished. As work progresses the composition will change and sometimes, the title. It’s not unusual for the title to come first and the composition second. Yes, I occasionally work in a straight jacket – LOL.