[Clayart] The "Throw it away" mentality.

Dan Saultman design at saultman.com
Mon Oct 10 08:34:19 EDT 2016


David,
Your comments are cracked. Throw them away. Dilettante indeed.

Dan Saultman

On Oct 8, 2016, at 6:17 PM, David Woof wrote:

> Hi dan,
>
>
> The historical potters values expressed behind as you say the "throw  
> away mentality" is grossly mis-interpreted by you.
>
>
> My interpretation based on your posts, past and present, indicate  
> you are in an entirely different pottery camp like that camp over  
> yonder across the lake, and I'm suspecting your approach to clay is  
> as a Dilettante.
>
>
> Nothing wrong with Dilettante in my esteem of fellow clay lovers  
> quotient, I just thought that what i said might help break someone  
> free......silly me, I should just keep my head down and mouth shut  
> like a good tyrannosaur.
>
>
> How many precious one of a kind pots have you produced, after hours  
> of musings and design drawings for each piece. Not counting the  
> hours spent fixing "mistakes".
>
>
> David
>
>
> P.S. how did that teapot you sold work out for you?    Haven't heard  
> back yet that the boiling water expanded the patched crack and  
> dumped its hot load into some trusting soul's lap, or into the face  
> of a nursing baby and mommy's tender tissues?










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