::MY DANCES WITH FIRE::
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Hikarigama, Hiroshi Ogawa's "Illuminated Kiln", Elkton, Oregon


Hikarigama, loaded, with cone packs


First fire, Elkton


Fire and smoking dragon, third day, Elkton


Flame from stack, and stars, third night, Elkton


The finshed work, Elkton


Loading in progress, Richard Carter Studio, Napa


Stoking the front, Napa


Firing, day #6, Richard Carter Studio, Napa, California


Earth-Air-Fire-Water, at rest, Grass Valley, California


Earth-Air-Fire-Water, loading in progress, Grass Valley, California


Earth-Air-Fire-Water, the overnight firing begins, Grass Valley, California


 



Firemouth at cone 10, after 5 hours, side-stoking chamber 1, Grass Valley

 


"Dragon's tongue", hour 8, chamber 2, Grass Valley


Firing the final chambers, hour 24, Grass Valley


Nolin Babin's anagama in Concow,Ca, side door aglow, and sparks from the front


Self-portrait stoking the front of Nolin Babin's anagama in Concow,


Nolin Babin's anagama in Concow, stoking top and front, 4th day,