Blog Tales

Dragon Steps

Remember those claw feet
that I found this past weekend...

They are now attached to my gourd dragon
in my class with Marilyn Radzat...

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Slowly...
layer by layer,
the apoxie clay is applied...

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The clay is so heavy and fluid,
that my dragon begins to droop to the ground,
so a bag of salt,
from my time in Hawaii with Marilyn,
blessed by the beautiful Hawaiian Kahuna Pahia,
holds my dragon while this layer of clay hardens...

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I love this part...
where the form of what I am making
begins to appear and peek out at me
giving me a glimpse of what is yet to come...