Back from the retreat, and not only is the firing done, the kiln has cooled! It’s unloading day.

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Hour 20. 940F in front. We’ve moved the fire all the way into the kiln now, and are stoking through the front door.

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Hour 13. About 500f in the front of the kiln. We talk about this being the “campfire” shift, where we bring the temp up gradually.

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Loading went well today! We went a little slower than normal, because @slagathoratprom is teaching me how to load!

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Tiny beasts in a tiny kiln!

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