Sign up for your FREE subscription to the Ceramic Arts Daily Newsletter and we will give you Tips on Throwing Complex Pottery Forms Using Basic Throwing Skills Free!

Tagged:  Sheila Clennell


Get a Handle On It!

Posted On October 25, 2011 Comments Off on Get a Handle On It!

A great handle is capable of making an ordinary pot exceptional! Learn a variety of handle making techniques that will take your work into a new realm. In this video handles are pulled, thrown, hand built, altered and discussed.

Handle Making Video: How to Make Custom Cane Handles for Teapots

Posted On July 2, 2010 17 Comments

Sheila Clennell of Sour Cherry Pottery is an expert on cane handles
and, a while back, we shared her primer on working with cane. In
today’s video clip, Sheila demonstrates a more complicated cane handle
project: how to make what she calls her “Front Spray” style handle for
a teapot. Have a look and then think about tweaks you can make to make
it your own. The possibilities are endless! Watch the video!


Handle Making Video: Mixing Media – An Introduction to Making Cane Handles for Functional Pottery

Posted On April 3, 2009 1 Comment

In today’s pottery video, potter Shelia Clennell gives us and introduction into making handmade cane and reed handles for your functional pots.