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DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM Rochelle Lum appeared to be engulfed in flames from the reduction can as Jackie Lau, center, pulled one of her sculptures from the kiln last month during the camp for Raku Ho'olaule'a 2012 at Camp Mokuleia. The process involves glazing a ceramic piece, firing it in a kiln to about 1,800 degrees, then removing it while glowing hot. Artists then place the work in a container with combustible material, which Lau says puts a "lustrous, metallic" finish on the glaze.
CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM Wanda Garrity's "Burnouts" won the grand prize in the contemporary category.
CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM "Fallen Harvest" by Virginia McGarghan is among the pieces selected for this year's Raku Ho'olaule'a exhibit.