glazes, pottery, recipes, update

My Favorite Glaze Recipes

  Older test tiles for different soda fired glazes. I am quite happy with the glazes I use. Of course, if you know any artist, anything we might be happy with tends to change quite frequently and dramatically. But for […]

pottery, update

Can you throw 200 pots a day?

I never thought I could. But I see other potters doing it every day! Where might this strange phenomenon be happening every day? At a production studio of course! I was recently hired on as a potter throwing for a […]

pottery, update

14th Annual National Juried Cup Show

I was recently accepted as one in 40 participants in a national cup show! The exhibit is going on now through April 5th at Kent State’s School of Art Gallery and the cup is for sale through the gallery. I […]

pottery, sale, update

A recent firing

Yo!Some recent work coming at ya. These handles turned out very sexy. Temmoku is a wonderful glaze. Puttin’ out more eye candy in hopes you are motivated to attend my Christmas Pottery Sale! It’s coming up soon, December 7th and 8th!

pottery, sale, update

Christmas Pottery Sale!

The annual Christmas sale is coming upon us! Just like last year, I will be showing with three other great Minnesota potters. The location is different this year–we are in Shoreview, just 10 minutes north from the heart of the […]

pottery, update, video

Recent Studio Work

My wife gave me the day off from watching Paxton so I could work on pottery! Not happy with some other mugs I had made earlier, I threw some more mugs and added in some bowls for kicks. Bowls upside […]

pottery, update

Pots for Christmas Sale

Hello! I keep forgetting to get pictures of the pots when I am at the studio. Alas, I have finally done it. My lovely wife let me have a “me day” this past Monday. She took Pax up north and […]

pottery, update

Stay-home Dad

I type this as my little boy is taking his afternoon nap on my chest. I love being a dad.  As I am home with my son, I can’t really do a lot of pottery this season. Right now I […]

pottery, update

New website!

Welcome all www.phillip-schmidt.com pottery fans! I am sorry my old website has been down, but I am transitioning to a free host instead of a paid one and am using google’s Blogger to do the job.  Right now I am […]