Miscellaneous Information

Classes

Magazines & Journals

Organizations

Shows

Handbuilding


 

Oriental Pottery

 

Pit/Barrel Fired

Process, Surface Protection, Durability, Carbon Trapped


 

Raku

 

Salt/Soda

Process, Vapor Glazing, Salt Texture & Effects, Wadding & Patterns, Flames, Ash, & Salt Paths, Potters Tears

 

Wood

Process, Wadding, Styles, Effects, Fly Ash Pattern

 

Saggar

Saggar firing is done by firing a piece inside another two-part clay pot (the saggar). Usually chemicals, sawdust, steel wool, or other substances are used in the saggar or wrapped around the piece to create fascinating colors and patterns.

Glazes

Glaze Calculation Websites

 

Glaze Recipes

Glaze Making

 

Crystalline Glazes

 

Clay, Tools, Equipment, & Supplies

 

Kilns

 

Wheels

Safety

Studio Maintenance

Electric Kilns

Tools to have handy: volt/ohm meter, diagonal wire cutters, crimpers, screwdrivers, nut drivers, pliers, and a crescent wrench

Photography

Trying to market your pots? Good photos are essential. This is a short list of sites that can help.