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How to Make a Double Pinch Pot – An Easy Step by Step Guide

If you like hand building pottery, then learning how to make a double pinch pot is a game-changer.  It’s a simple technique, but once you have mastered it, you can use it to make almost any pottery form.  I use the double pinch pot to make teapots, vases, jugs, and pitchers.  In this post, I…

how to make a teapot

How To Make a Teapot – An Easy Step by Step Guide

This is a step-by-step guide on how to make a teapot.  Making a clay teapot is actually quite a simple process.  But it’s extremely satisfying.  There are few things as nice to make in pottery as a nicely shaped teapot.  Plus, at the end of it, you get to enjoy a nice cup of tea…. …

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Pinch Pot Artists – 12 Potters Who Use the Pinching Technique

The pinching technique can be used to make exquisite pottery and artwork.  Here are 12 pinch pot artists, who demonstrate how refined and creative the pinching technique can be.  The breadth and diversity of their work illustrates how versatile pinching clay as a method of hand building can be.  The following pinch pot artists are…

pinch pot mug

Pinch Pot Mug – 2 Ways to Make a Mug Without a Wheel

Making a pinch pot mug is simple, and like anything the more you practice the easier it will become. Once you have mastered the pinching technique you can get creative and find your style.   In this article, I will show you my two favorite ways to make a pinch pot mug.  This is a…

how thick should a pinch pot be

How Thick Should a Pinch Pot Be? – Pinch Pot Walls

Making pinch pottery is very tactile.  As you pinch your pot you will feel the thickness of the clay between your fingers and thumb.  But just how thick should a pinch pot be?  Exactly how thick you want your pinch pot to be is a matter of personal choice and taste.  However, there are a…