Carving

I love experimenting with carving tools on leather hard clay. I use several tools to create the pattern on this thrown pot and then glazed it with dinnerware white, which is a glossy glaze. At first glance I didn’t love it. But it’s grown on me and I think the crudeness and slightly transparent glaze give it a vintage look. Tools are available online at any clay site but you can also use dental tools or some wood carving tools.

Author: potteryenthusiast

Former fashion stylist and producer, graphic designer. Studied interior design. Briefly had an online business selling pillows with patterns I designed. Currently studying ceramics at ROCA (Rockland Center of the Arts). Have a studio where I work on pottery and graphic design. Love design!

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