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updated wed 25 may 05


Lee Love on tue 24 may 05

Craig Martell wrote:

> Hello Vince:
> Bingo and thanks for getting to the real heart of the matter. I'm certain
> that's the main point and purpose of the book.

Phil Roger's book on ash glazes is what helped me get my start.

李 Lee Love 大
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in Mashiko, Japan Visual Bookmarks Zen and Craft

"With Humans it's what's here (he points to his heart) that makes the difference. If you don't have it in the heart, nothing you make will make a difference." ~~Bernard Leach~~ (As told to Dean Schwarz)

Craig Martell on tue 24 may 05

Lee tipped us off with the following:
>Phil Roger's book on ash glazes is what helped me get my start.

Hello Lee:

I liked Phil's book a lot. I'd read Tichane's ash glaze book prior to
getting Phil's and I must say that I thought Phil's book was and is a lot
better. Phil has a more practical approach being a potter that uses ash

I had the pleasure of visiting Phil at his digs in Wales. I've heard that
he'll be in British Columbia this summer in Kelowna I think. I wish I
wasn't so busy because I'd like to go up there and take his course.

later, Craig Martell Hopewell, Oregon