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Various rib shapes fired and ready to use

Shaping Clay with Clay: How to Make Custom Clay Ribs

Posted On January 23, 2013 8 Comments

In today’s post, an excerpt from the January/February issue of Pottery Making Illustrated, Janis Wilson Hughes explains how she makes custom throwing ribs. As a bonus, I’m also posting a video Janis submitted to our DIY Clay Tools contest a while back, in which she explains how to make her, affectionately titled “Bam Bam Stick.”