...keeps the stress, anxiety, rabbit-hole thoughts away. Each day at the studio there is a point when I check the time and need to leave but still have clay left. So, I use it to make a slab cup. Each day I approach it with a little more thought. Each day I realize once again how much I have to learn.
They humble me and yet keep me calm knowing I have the challenge defined and can come back whenever I need the "struggle fix".