Things To Make in Pottery

The Great Pottery Throwdown is a reality TV show which really inspired me to take my first pottery class and shows the real possibilities in clay. It highlights all the different methods of working with clay from wheel throwing, slab building, handbuilding ..etc. It is definitely worth a view!

My main focus has been throwing clay on a wheel, which is still very much a work in progress for me but here is my “To Do” list and record of my attempts

Decorating ideas

Shapes to make

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blue midnight , text turquoise

blue midnight – very dark-black really. did not work maybe change ratio less black midnight

base- black midnight x 3

top – textured turquoise x 3

not runny


Beginner’s Guide To Pottery

Pottery has become my new favourite thing and the more I learn the more I want to! This is a record of my many , many attempts to improve.

These posts are organized from general topics where you keep clicking and you will get more and specific. I am creating this as a resource for myself but hopefully you might also find it useful. A resource I always turn to is YouTube, check it out too!

Things to make



Cardamom Buns

 Swedish kardemummabulle, a sweet bun perfumed with the southern Indian spice. These are a fusion of a cinnamon bun and a danish with a flaky bread texture flavoured with real cardamom seeds and cinnamon. Once you taste them you will understand why they have become the next best thing in New York !

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