If you’re looking to improve your pottery skills, but can’t get to a class or a workshop, online ceramics videos can be the next best thing. But sifting through the hundreds of videos on other video sites to find quality pottery instruction, can be time consuming and frustrating. That’s why the Ceramic Arts Daily pottery video archive is so helpful. Our editors have personally vetted all of the videos we post to make sure each one is informative, educational, and inspirational. Our growing collection of pottery videos also provides previews at some of the more in-depth instructional DVDs available in the Ceramic Arts Daily bookstore.
Pottery Video of the Week: How to Make Gestural Sculptural Pottery Using Soft Slabs – Part One
July 22, 2011
I met Tammy Marinuzzi earlier this year at the Potters Council Surface + Form workshop and had the pleasure of watching her work (and I just happened to catch...
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Bonus Monday Pottery Video: Making Pottery Using Slabs, Coils and Textured Paddles
July 18, 2011
I'm taking a long overdue day off today, readers. And I plan to spend it in the studio! But I didn't want to leave you hanging, so I thought...
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Pottery Video of the Week: Tony Clennell Demonstrates How to Pull Great Looking Handles for Pottery
July 15, 2011
In an excerpt from his DVD Get a Handle on It, potter Tony Clennell shares his expert advice on handle pulling. Tony shows us that, with a little...
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Pottery Video of the Week: Combining Stamped Underglaze Decoration with Shellac Resist to Create Gorgeous Layered Surfaces
July 1, 2011
A few weeks ago, the lovely and talented Erin Furimsky spent a few days here filming a DVD on layered ceramic surfaces, which will be out in July. I...
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Bonus Monday Pottery Video: Ayumi Horie’s Match Striker in Action
June 20, 2011
Ayumi Horie returns to Ceramic Arts Daily today with an example of her marketing genius: a "match striker in action" video. No doubt inspired by her "pots in action"...
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Bonus Monday Pottery Video: Five Ways to Use Your Credit Card in the Pottery Studio
June 6, 2011
Nearly every potter has probably put an old credit card to use in the studio as a flexible throwing rib. But that's not the only way to repurpose your...
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Pottery Video of the Week: Tis the Season for Soft Slab Planters – How to Make Handmade Flower Pots
June 3, 2011
I moved late last summer and, lucky for me, the previous owner of my house did a fantastic job planting perennials in our front yard. And because the previous...
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Pottery Video of the Week: How to Use Brushes for China Painting on Pottery
May 27, 2011
Unlike regular ceramic glazes, with china paint what you see is what you get. China paints are consistent, durable and can produce any effect you can get from paint...
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Pottery Video of the Week: Decorating Ceramic Forms with Screen Prints and Stencils
May 13, 2011
On Wednesday, we announced that Kansas City potter Meredith Host was the winner of the Peoples Choice Emerging Artist contest. Lucky Meredith gets a $500 gift certificate...
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