Tutorial: How to make clay rollers & stamps...........
A great way to texture clay is by using textured surfaces and stamps and this is a quick guide to show how its done. I made these clay rollers and stamps a few weeks ago at school for the pupils to use with their clay projects (in particular with the clay aboriginal art masks they have been making.) But more to come about those in a future blog. Roll soft clay into balls approx size of a nectarine. Push down with palms of your hand to flatten the sides of the clay ball. Roll the…
SABI-KERAMIK ~ Nerikomi and Neriagi
Nerikomi and Neriagi are techniques from Japan to work with or to create patterns from coloured clay or porcelain who need a lot of time and endurance. Mostly I'm glazing only the inside of a vessel or a bowl. The unglazed parts get sanded and polished until they become a satin matte surface.
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Prepping Clay - Oh Yeah!
This morning I was looking forward to the clay projects but ...yes.....really...I planned them back to back! How?!? What happened? Oh...well it happened. Okay, I wanted to prep for both I started cutting and cutting but I needed to separate them for ease of passing them out ...here's what I came up with
Never Stress During Clay Again! - The Art of Education University
From clay prep, to storage to products and management, I have gathered every tip I can think of to help you with your own clayfobia and enjoy working with kids and clay. This is the first chapter of my clay diaries. I have already shared with you my clay curriculum, Clay Cupcake Lesson and Coil […]
How to Process Soil into Clay for Pottery
How did primitive potters harvest clay? People have been making pottery for millennia, and convenient hobby shops have only been a thing for a few decades at best. Before that, people harvested their own clay
How To Use A Pottery Wheel For Beginners
This article takes you through a step by step guide of how to use a pottery wheel. You can learn how to throw pottery and create the perfect piece for fun, or even for a business venture.