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The Gulf Coast Kiln Walk Society


FEBRUARY 2014 KILNS OPENING

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The 2014 Woodstoke Festival and Opening of the GCKW kilns occurred February 8 after the 2014 Gulf Coast Clay Conference. The kilns were loaded and fired between January 10 and January 28. these pictures were taken the day the kiln was opened and unloaded, Feb. 2.

Both the Anagama and the Ralph Howard Phillips kilns were fired and unloaded. Tom Coleman, who gave a seminar at the Clay Conference at Pensacola State College during the three days prior to this opening, appears in a few of these scenes.

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Videos and Photos
Videos Clips include the building and construction of the Anagama kiln. In addition, interviews with builder Brian Harper and potter Don Rietz are included.
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A Photo Gallery is also available for the documentation of the building process of the Anagama.
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