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A Slab-Built Flowerbrick: It’s Cake

Posted On May 5, 2011 0 Comments

In this ceramic art lesson plan, Arthur Halvorsen demonstrates how to build a flowerbrick that’s inspired by cake shapes and cake decoration using soft slab techniques combined with slip trailing.


Rustic Handbuilt Work Blurs the Lines Between Functional Pottery and Ceramic Sculpture

Posted On August 10, 2009 4 Comments

Today, Joseph Pintz shares his clay body and glaze recipe he uses to give his work that vintage, rustic look. Plus he talks about the process behind his rough-hewn, handbuilt pottery.

Working Backwards: Liz Zlot Summerfield

Posted On May 22, 2009 1 Comment
with Cut Paper Templates by Liz Zlot Summerfield Avocado Floral and Striped Butter Dish, 6 in. (15 cm) in length, handbuilt earthenware, terra sigillata, glaze, fired to cone 04 in oxidation, luster, 2008.   Cream, Sugar and Milk Set with Brick, 12 in. (30 cm) in length.   Floral and White Striped Box, 3 ½… Read More »