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Friday, November 28, 2008

Live from my basement studio....

Watch live video from hughespottery's channel on

What an interesting and productive day. I don't know why I am awake to be writing this blog at 2AM but here I am. Can't sleep. So here's the rundown on the day. I am exhausted, yet wired. I made a lot of pieces today. 8 plates, 8 utensil crocks, the bases for 20 butter keepers and a few of the lids. The interesting part of the day was that I plugged in my new quickcam and began broadcasting while I throw. It was fun. Not a lot of people came by and chatted, but I saw we had a total of 97 views, that's pretty cool. I guess anyone can look, but if you want to take part in the chatroom part of the broadcast you must sign up as a user with

I saved a couple of clips while broadcasting. I am hoping to build up a good library of clips and eventually use them to augment the teaching I do at The Creative Oasis, or perhaps use them as demonstration videos while we are having sales.

Technology is so amazing.

Live pottery making

I'll be more or less live throughout the afternoon...