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Paying Attention to Design to Create a Gorgeous Wheel Thrown Cup

Posted By Adam Field On January 31, 2014 @ 7:15 am In Daily,Features,Video,Wheel Throwing Techniques | 3 Comments

fieldcup_620The key to taking your pots from good to great is careful design (and practice, practice, practice, of course). If you fumble your way through a piece without really thinking it through, well, usually it shows. In today’s video, an excerpt from his DVD Precision Throwing and Intricate Carving, Adam Field explains the design considerations he takes when making one of his cup forms and shows you not only the how, but the why.- Jennifer Harnetty, editor.




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This clip was excerpted from Precision Throwing and Intricate Carving, which is available in the Ceramic Arts Daily Bookstore!

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finishedpieceTo learn more about Adam Field or to see more images of his work, please visit www.adamfieldpottery.com or his flicker account.


For more great wheel throwing tips, be sure to download your free copy of Five Great Pottery Wheel Throwing Techniques: Tips on Throwing Complex Pottery Forms Using Basic Throwing Skills.




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