Potter Posture and How to Prevent Back Pain

One of the biggest issues with potters, when they’re throwing clay, isn’t the actual technique of it. No, it’s back pain. One of the biggest injuries that you can get as a potter isn’t burning yourself with the kiln. It isn’t inhaling the particles. Nope, it’s back pain. Back pain happens because lots of times,…

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How to Create Clay Forms

You know how to throw pottery based on another post, but what about other types of creation? Throwing is just one of the many types, and for some beginners, it might be easier to work with other means. This post will discuss how to create clay forms in other ways, and the steps that you…

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Pottery Glazes: All About What They Are

You’ve probably heard a lot of talk about pottery glazes. Well, what exactly are they? Why are they important? How can you apply them to your project in order to create the desired result? Well, you’re about to find out. Here, you’ll learn everything that you need to know about pottery glazes, and how applying…

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All About Pottery Kilns

Pottery kilns are important to understanding since they are a big part of finishing a piece of pottery. This is how the clay and the glaze form into the object that you’re making, and to use the wrong one could end up creating problems later on.     So what are kilns? What’s so important…

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