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Kiln # 1 in service 1971 to 1974

First studio designed by architect Mervyn Fernandez. Kiln is inside the building; owner-built (thanks to coaching from Phil Homes).

LP Gas Kiln: downdraught, top-loaded insulating firebrick indoor kiln. Roof made of insulating firebrick suspended on stainless steel rods. (Kiln's roof design courtesy Jean-Paul Patnode, Stowe Vermont.)

44˚16'15.15" North, 72˚25'3.09" West Cameron Road, Plainfield Vermont.