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March 20, 2015

Pulling handles can be a challenging skill to master. It can be a little intimidating to try to pull them directly off the pot, but trying to transfer a...
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March 19, 2015

Today we have the latest video from the oh-so talented Ayumi Horie. In this one, Ayumi talks about the importance of touch in this increasingly digitally focused world. You’ll...
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March 18, 2015

When planning to make house numbers for my house, I found this simple, tried-and-tested technique for making flat tiles and thought I would share it with Ceramic Arts Daily readers....
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March 16, 2015

The bold black and white patterns on Sam Scott's pots look so precise that you would think he spent hours masking off the surface. But it is really much...
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March 13, 2015

In today's video clip, an excerpt from our latest DVD project, Clay Projects and Fundamentals: A Resource for Aspiring Clay Artists and Teachers, Neil Patterson demonstrates a stiff...
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March 11, 2015

Who doesn't love a homemade texture tool? It's such a great way to put your personal stamp on your work.

Sarah Pike loves texture and creates her own...
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March 9, 2015

We have one of Lars Westby's platters hanging here in our office (acquired as a Ceramic Monthly Purchase Award from the Strictly Functional Pottery National a few years back), and I...
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March 6, 2015

Trimming is a part of the wheel-throwing process that potters either love or hate. Regardless of where you fall on the love/hate scale, today's video clip from Paul Donnelly...
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March 4, 2015

In ceramics, finding the perfect glaze for your work is only part of the challenge. If the application is sloppy, it doesn't matter how beautiful the glaze is! So in today's...
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March 2, 2015

Texture can be addictive in pottery, and there are an infinite variety of tools that can be used to create texture. Of course, the best texture tools are homemade...
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