Traditionally, slab pots are ceramic pieces that are constructed by hand using rolled clay that is cut into geometric shapes and joined at right angles to create the walls. Slip, o...
How to Make Slab Pots
Slab pots are made by hand-building pottery techniques. Hand-building pottery allows the creation of shapes beyond what is possible with potter's wheel. Slab pots are usually shaped as squares and rectangles. Since clay is used in making slab pots, you...
In this section you will learn how to put clay slabs together to make a piece of
pottery. Slab construction can have great results if you take your time and do not
Before beginning your slab pot, you will want to create a thick slurry. (Allow some
scraps of clay to dry completely over several days, then drop them into a ...
Although you could make this practically any size or shape you'd like, for your first slab pot
I recommend making your base a square of about 2 inches by 2 inches. Using your potter's needle, score (or scratch) the upper surface of the slab
along each edge. Your scori... More »
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Video : To don't need a pottery wheel to make fantastic homemade pots! ... Ricky
Grimes shows you how to make a square bowl using the slab method. . Pottery.
May 9, 2012 ... Heather and Riko demonstrate how to create a ceramic pot using slabs.
Sep 16, 2012 ... Here's a few simple steps on how to make a slab pot for kids. We had fun doing
these…especially the kids. I think they enjoyed it so much ...
Feb 4, 2015 ... How to Use Tar Paper as a Support While Slab Building ... Lisa has developed a
systematic way of making her pottery, and she likes the ...