Lab Summary Week 7: Blacksmithing

This week’s summary was written by Ashton Macklin ’27 (light blue shirt)with Albert “Al-Boss” Bosler ’25 (dark blue shirt) This week saw our class engage in its sixth lab: Blacksmithing. The lab was made only possible with the much-appreciated guidance of a guest: local Northfield blacksmith, Martin Pansch. Coincidentally, Martin is the smith under which…
Pottery Group F member, Hope Yu holding clay in preparation to make a pot

Lab Group Data, Group F; Week 3, Spring 2024: Pottery

Introduction Each group consisted of three members. Our group – Group F – consisted of the same members as last week: Jack Rizzo, Hope Yu, and me, Ashton Macklin. While each team was given different ratios of components to incorporate into their clays, each individual had to make a clay pot using the given clay…