I thought that if I was going to make a few plates I should decide what style I liked best! From what I can tell, there’s three general types of thrown plates (correct me if there’s more?) - A plate with a flat lip (still defined, but not much of an angle up), like this plate...
When we tell stories about creativity, we tend to leave out this phase. We...– The Importance of Frustration in the Creative Process, (via wilwheaton)
A busy few days!
I feel like I’m getting my fill of pottery this weekend! First I went into the studio Saturday and started making a sake bottle (picture to follow) and I made two tea cups to go with my little tea pot. Today I went to the glaze studio (AT 8:45 ON A SUNDAY MORNING I MIGHT ADD) and joined all the other members of the pottery club there. We had a type of spring cleaning for glazes; all the...
Altered Sake Bottle and cups →
Today I’m going to attempt to make this for a friend who always buys us good, local sake to try. This is a good step-by-step on how to alter a sake bottle. This will be my first try, haha, so we’ll see what happens.