Bowls hold secret powers. They are the perfect shape. They are functional, simple, yet they can hold so much meaning for us. When I was slinging clay around in college, I felt the need to prove something to myself by focusing on making giant clay sculptures. They were funny. And heavy. On the side I […] More
Do you build slab ceramics, but are bored of all the straight lines? Believe it or not, there are various ceramics techniques that can add curved to your slab ceramics! This ceramics tutorial for beginners shows the WHOLE process of building a handmade ceramic mug, and includes 5 different way to add curves to your pottery. Let's get into it!
Learn how to carve a teacup or yunomi from a block of clay using the traditional Japanese kurinuki technique. This kurinuki tutorial will take you step by step through the process of slowly carving away clay to reveal a yunomi teacup.