“Mother Earth may I dig from your belly the clay with which you and I will fashion vessels for the use of our people for our food. We thank you that you have given to us abundantly and may we also give abundantly to all our brothers and sisters.”
– Native American prayer for digging clay
Pic below from one of last years Mica workshops. So much fun, so much burnishing :-)
Example or Cathy's finished and fired beauty!