Week12handbuilding


// Week 1

  • Studio clay, how to use the clay and the results that can be achieved. 
  • Clay preparation. 
  • Use of the POT studio, tools and equipment. 
  • Use of forms to create beautiful hand-built pottery.
  • Firing and the kiln.  
  • Varieties of glazes we recommend and why. 
  • Clean up procedures at POT studios. 
  • Design of and beginning work on your pottery piece. 

We recommend coming to your Week 1 class with an idea on the pottery piece that you'd like to create. Ideas of this could be a hand-built dinner set, mugs, vases, plant pots or tiles. 

// Week 2

  • Demonstration of different hand building techniques. 
  • Continued work on your pottery piece.