If you don't have the space or resources for a large production style slab roller but want to make professional quality slabs, we’ve got just the tool for you. Meet the Bailey 16” Mini-Might II Table Top Slab roller; a durable, well-built machine that is easy to operate and produces even slabs every time.
It has to be because the tools of our trade so easily convert to the carving of pumpkin flesh. Plus, we are wildly creative individuals! Bailey Pottery has put together a set of professional pumpkin carving tools for creative adults to use. With the amazing selection of carving templates available online today, everybody and their mother can carve a pumpkin to be proud of this year. Here are some pumpkin carving tips that will make you a pumpkin carving pro in no time!
I have always loved Patti Warashina's work. Much of the imagery in her work is mocking of the status quo, working against stereotypes and preconceived notions of women and challenging people to think about the world they live in.
When you "throw off the hump" on the potter's wheel you create a form from the top portion of a large hump of clay that you can then cut off. This process can be repeated to create multiple forms all from that one hump of clay. Great for production work, potters throw off the hump to create multiple pieces in one sitting while skipping the time-consuming step of preparing and centering multiple balls of clay. We would like to introduce a hump cut-off tool, that adds accuracy to this efficient process!
If you've ever heard of water-slide ceramic decals, you may already know that ceramic decals are transfer prints created out of ceramic materials. We see ceramic decals on commercially produced ceramics and glass everywhere. Here we will discuss how you can apply decals to your own ceramic ware using tools you already have in your ceramics studio. We will also be sharing our tips for a successful decal firing.