Matthew Tyas

@MatthewTyas

PhD Researcher & Ceramist at Autonomatic, Falmouth University & Leach Pottery, St Ives: designing & making new 'Echo of Leach' Tableware http://t.co/heMKUPFk95

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Superb pointing skills evidenced at #COLLECT. Great ode to digital craft by Wills Lane Gallery with

Julian Stair at #COLLECT, nailing it: "#Pottery is a fascinating material (sic) because it is a genre."

A shot from #COLLECT at the Saatchi Gallery yesterday #craft #making

Presiana Shisheva yesterday - helping to install her new sculptural pieces (top shelf)

Yumi Seko applying wax resist to Echo of Leach plates prior to slipping and firing

Yumi Seko applying wax resist to Echo of Leach plates prior to being slipped and soda fired

My Echo of Leach designs - bottles and bowls as interpreted by Kat Wheeler #research #phd #pottery

My Echo of Leach designs - jugs and mugs as interpreted by Britta Wengeler #research #phd #pottery

CAD drawing of the plaster mould that I've recently designed and made using the laser cutter #pottery #phd

This week: casting 40+ 5.7mm plaster sheets. Making: laser-cut reconfigurable 28-38 part plaster mold #phd

This week: casting 40+ 5.7mm plaster sheets. Making: laser-cut reconfigurable 28-38 part plaster mold #pottery #phd

Finished turning these bottles yesterday - getting work together for a Cone 6 gas firing #pottery

I've been bottle making today - will turn and fettle them on Tuesday #pottery #making #craft

Underside of silicone model made this week - will produce a slip casting mould from this #pottery #craft #digital

Some footed bowls I've been making this week with textured turning marks #pottery #making #craft

Been throwing bowls today and finishing-off these little hakame slip tests #pottery #making #craft

Threw some vessels today - 2kg weight, DSS clay; nice plasticity #pottery

Communicating new designs. Drawings for the mug with measurements - ready for throwing! #pottery #phd

Final drawings for the Echo of Leach range I've designed for the exhibition in June #phd #pottery

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