Potter-built wood kiln needs your help to start the fire

A project in Lovingston, VA by Noah Hughey-Commers

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My first pottery kiln is one roof away from firing hundreds of pots at a time and gathering friends and crew around the flames
Backers: 123
Average Pledge Per Backer: $91

Funded: $11,154 of $8,000
Dates: Nov 10th -> Dec 1st (21 days)
Project By: Noah Hughey-Commers
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Latest News

Progress, and thank you!

November 24th - via: kickstarter.com
I want to thank everyone once again for their contribution. This has come together so well and I really, honestly don't know what to say. Thank you for believing in me and in my idea.  For everyone who has contributed more than $75 I am going to add... (Read More)

Happy potter posts update

November 19th - via: kickstarter.com
We got there! We got there with great support from friends of pottery, from friends of interesting causes and friends of friends. We reached the minimum goal in eight days! Not intending to doubt this community or myself, I simply had no idea that... (Read More)

Thanks to Stephanie Gross for the pictures!

November 13th - via: kickstarter.com
Not all the pictures, just the good ones! Friend and talented photographer, she has shown up to take a few photos including the portrait of me on the main page. For a potter trying to get an idea out there, visual media has been so crucial! You... (Read More)

Thanks for Kai Crowe-Getty, and his video

November 11th - via: kickstarter.com
I have been getting a lot of complements on the video, which was very kindly made and donated by Kai Crowe-Getty, friend, Nelsonian. His connection with pottery comes through, he knew all the right questions to ask. Thanks so much Kai! These first... (Read More)

First day out

November 10th - via: kickstarter.com
This morning I got up and went down to the kiln, mist on the mountain and sunlight in my eyes. On Sunday I finished a kiln firing with a great bunch of folks down at Tye River Pottery. It is a busy time in a familiar setting, a place where I have... (Read More)

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