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Friday, September 12, 2014

Turtle Tiles Continued

OK. Remember this guy?

The plaster has dried enough to use the mold.
So, the first thing I do is press clay into the mold.

After I'm sure that I have the clay pressed into
all the crevices of the mold, I slice off the excess. 

I groove the back of the tile to assist in adhering it to the wall.

And when the clay starts to pull away from the plaster mold,
I flip the mold and let the tile drop into my hand.

Next step, drying and firing.

Stay tuned!