[Clayart] smelly pots!?

Terry Lazaroff terrylazaroff at gmail.com
Sat Oct 30 14:39:12 UTC 2021


Dorothy;

If it is an under fired clay, it could absorb moisture, and thus absorb smell.

Terry

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> On Oct 30, 2021, at 8:44 AM, Dorothy Parshall <dorothyp at whidbey.com> wrote:
> 
> Someone posted on claybuddies a customer reporting that the pottery they had bought smelled. The potter noted that the pottery had been near a plug-in “air freshener”.  On further thought: could properly glazed and fired pots absorb the odor? I know that walls do, but pottery?  There may be something this potter needs to know.
> 
> Dorothy, on a frosty Ontario morning
> 
> 


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