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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.

August 13, 2010

Today I thought I would share this excerpt from Jerry Hornings DVD Making Pots on the Wheel. It's a great little introduction to (or reminder of) the...
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August 6, 2010

In today's video, potters Don Ellis and Randy Brodnax demonstrate a couple of variations on the same technique in tandem. The technique involves using sodium silicate and a heat...
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July 30, 2010

Today, we are happy to present the next finalist in our DIY Clay Tools Video Contest: Craig Rhodes and his oversized splash pan....
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July 28, 2010

Today, we are happy to present the next finalist in our DIY Clay Tools  Video Contest: Murry Gans and his homemade extruder. A link to...
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July 26, 2010

So, we were right! Our
audience is a clever lot. The submissions for the DIY Clay Tools Video
Contest are in and they did not disappoint. After...
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July 23, 2010

Sumi von Dassow has been using the pit firing process for many many years and it shows in the amazing colors and surface effects on her pots. In today's...
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July 16, 2010

We've featured a number of
different posts
on Ceramic Arts Daily about mixing colored clays to
create interesting surfaces, but, so far, we've haven't featured any
videos. Until...

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July 9, 2010

In today's video, Philippe Faraut demonstrates how he prepares a figurative sculpture for firing by cutting the piece into two sections, hollowing it out, and then putting it all...
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July 2, 2010

Sheila Clennell of Sour Cherry Pottery is an expert on cane handles
and, a while back, we shared her primer on working with cane. In
today's video clip,...

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June 25, 2010

Today I wanted to send out a friendly reminder for our next video contest: the D.I.Y. Clay Tools contest. If you have "invented," built, or repurposed a super-cool tool...
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