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Creating a Pierced Wheel Thrown Vase

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In this video, I throw a vase from two hunks of clay which I put together to center... probably totaling around 8 pounds. A handy technique if you ever struggle with larger pieces of clay while centering. I show the process of centering and throwing the vase, as well as cleaning the bottom when leatherhard. I then pierce the vase, using drill bits and an exacto knife to cut my desired pattern. When it stiffened a bit more, I had to go back in and clean the cut pattern. (CLEANING took a lot of time)...

Easy Way to Throw a Plate on the Pottery Wheel

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Throwing a plate on the pottery wheel can seem a bit daunting the first time you try it. Making a plate on the pottery wheel really isn"e;t that hard; there are just a couple of details that have to be done right to make the process a lot easier.Follow the plate throwing steps in this video to make it easier. Here is what most people struggle with at first when trying to throw a plate out of clay:- Spreading the clay out across the bat correctly- Getting the thickness of the clay...

Making / Throwing a Round Pottery Clay Vase on the Wheel

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Making / Throwing a Round Pottery Clay Vase on the Wheel


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*Enjoy it*CREDIT:@helen_levi@potsndots@franknemick@zhceramics@christogiles@jeremy_smoler@turn.studio@sharon_g_pottery@potteryblog@the_bonnie_potter@rosemariedurr_pottery@melissaweisspottery@larazilibowitz@shinzaryu_i@galigalidis_art@robertdboyer@keraleij@arina_gonchar@dison_ceramics@willemiteceramics@d.gillberg@kowalskipottery@ninepot@teruisoDon Ellis and Randy...

Making some Terracotta Clay Pottery Plant Pots

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Making / throwing some Terracotta Clay Pottery Plant Pots on the wheel.How to make some simple ceramic plant pots