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Clay in the potter"s hand by Elisabeth Winn

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Published by Vantage Press .
Written in English


  • Fiction,
  • Jewish diaspora,
  • Refugees, Jewish

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatUnknown Binding
Number of Pages177
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7782565M
ISBN 100533075831
ISBN 109780533075836

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I am but clay in the potter’s hands, a mass amongst many in the workshop of life. Formless and shapeless, no use or demands, simple and naive, unfamiliar to strife. To my left rest many, resembling me, but they’re hardened and drying, crumbling in state. Though the potter offers moisture, graciously free, they progressively resist, [ ].   The potter’s house-The Lord told Jeremiah to go to the potter’s house for a message. As Jeremiah watched the potter, the pot he was shaping from clay had become marred. Jeremiah stood watching stunned but the potter didn’t throw the clay away. The ten chapters in Clay: A Studio Handbook address the full range of ceramic processes, and bring a lifetime of ceramic knowledge directly into the hands of potters. Concerned about safe and efficient studio operation, Pitelka pays diligent attention to safety practices. The Potter's Professional Handbook Armadillo Clay sells clay, equipment, tools, glazes and supplies to artists, ceramists and potters. Clays and supplies are available for retail and wholesale at discount prices. Serving Texas for the past 40 years.