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Pottery Video of the Week: Using a Masonite Template to Make Perfect, Consistent Ceramic Tiles

Posted By Angelica Pozo On July 6, 2012 @ 8:19 am In Daily,Features,Making Ceramic Tile,Video | 1 Comment

 

It’s hot out there, and if your studio is air conditioned or in a cool basement (as many clay studios are!), it is a perfect excuse to stay inside and make work. And to help you get inspired, we are having a DVD sale! For a limited time, you can save 10 bucks on select titles, including Angelica Pozo’s Creative Tile Making DVD!  

 

As a tile artist who does lots of public art commissions, Angelica Pozo makes a LOT of tiles. So she has developed many tricks and techniques along the way to minimize loss and make certain that she is making consistent, even, and flat tiles. In today’s video, an excerpt from her DVD, Angelica shares her nine-tile template system. Angelica also shares how she prepares the backs of the tiles, either for installation or for hanging as decorative wall pieces. I really liked the simplicity of this system. I think you will too! – Jennifer Harnetty, editor.

 

 

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To learn more about Angelica Pozo or see images of her work, please visit http://www.angelicapozo.com/.

 


 

For more tile and mosaic projects be sure to download your free copy of How to Design, Make and Install Ceramic Tile Murals and Mosaics: Design Tips and How-To Instructions for Handmade Ceramic Tile Projects.

 


 

The July DVD sale also includes:


Expanding Your Creative Palette with Colored Clay

with Curt Benzle!
Learn more here! 

 

Pieces and Patterns: Complex Forms from Handbuilt and Wheel Thrown Parts

with Deborah Schwartzkopf

Learn more here!

 


 


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