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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.

March 12, 2010

In today's video, an excerpt from Pottery Decoration: Traditional Techniques, potter Tom Shafer demonstrates a version of the nerikomi technique. Nerikomi (often referred to as “neriage”) is a decorative process established...
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March 5, 2010

Throwing off-the-hump is a very helpful technique if you are making a series of a form. You only have to center once so you can really get into a...
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February 26, 2010

In this clip, Meira Mathison, and Tom and Elaine Coleman talk about some of their
favorite tools, such as the "can't live without blanket." Intrigued?
Check out the...

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February 19, 2010

Today, Lorna Meaden, past and future Potters Council workshop presenter, demonstrates how she darts a wheel-thrown pitcher to alter the shape. She also explains how darting can work really well...
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February 12, 2010

By popular demand, today we are presenting one of our runners up in our recent Studio Tour Video Contest. This one is a tour of Natchez Clay, a teaching...
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January 29, 2010

Watch our three Studio Tour Video Finalists and then vote for your favorite!

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January 29, 2010

Today, we are happy to present the third and last finalist in our Studio Tour Video Contest: Ann Suchecki of Drexel Hill, Pennsylvania. Also, the voting for the grand...
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January 27, 2010

Today, we are happy to present the next finalists in our Studio Tour Video Contest: The Cracked Potters, a.k.a. Jeri Lake and Kate Nicol-Smith. We'll present the next finalist...
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January 25, 2010

After much difficult
deliberation, we think we chose three very deserving finalists. We will
present them today, Wednesday, January 27, and Friday, January 29. The
voting for...
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January 22, 2010

I finally found a teapot video that is about as succinct as they
come - roughly 12 minutes (not bad, considering the process). And the
great thing is, it...

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