How to throw a Pottery Bowl

*** For my Students


No matter what Clay body you are using or even if you are using porcelain following these steps are a sure fire way to achieve success in any size bowl.

Weights of Clay are 400grms

Step One - Cone Your Clay Up

Step 2 - Cone down, Center and clean up your base

Step 3 - Open your bowl into a V shape
Step 4 - Bring your clay toward the heal of your hand and then up

Step 5 - There May be excess Clay near the bottom, Push in and clean up the base

Step 6 - Pull up and out in a V shape the remainder of clay caused from pushing in the base.