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May 1, 2009

In today's pottery video, potter Gil Stengel demonstrates the coil and throw method for making large pots.


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April 29, 2009

Wondering what the clay world is up to for the month of May 2009? Well, we've got answers. In this installment of the Month in Clay, we're presenting a...
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April 27, 2009

Today, Daryl Baird gives some guidelines on determining if a slab roller is right for you, and explains some of the different options available.


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April 24, 2009

In today’s video, tile maker Frank Giorgini demonstrates a great shellac-resist technique to create relief decoration.


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April 22, 2009

My work is a search for a connection to new and shifting landscapes, as
well as an investigation of my own evolving relationship with the
natural world. The imagery...
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April 17, 2009

In today's pottery video, potter Gordon Hutchens makes a slab-built vase form and then takes us through raku firing it. Plus, we've posted some of Gordon's raku glaze recipes...
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April 13, 2009

In today's post, ceramic artist Dee Schaad presents a project that combines two simple handbuilding techniques – pinching and soft slab building - to make figurative sculptures.


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April 10, 2009

Tony Clennell demonstrates how to make a super cool and super big salad bowl, or "Roman bowl" as he calls it, by throwing it in sections on the pottery...
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April 8, 2009

Rosette Gault, an expert on paper clay, explains some basics of paper clay preparation and takes you through the process with some step-by-step photographs. Plus she gives some health...
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April 6, 2009

When potter John Ramer Sherrill first started out using the raku technique, he was frustrated by the lack of technical information on raku in books. He found that there...
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