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How to Make Ceramic Mugs : How to Pull a Handle on a Clay Mug
How to Make Ceramic Mugs : How to Pull a Handle on a Clay Mug

Ok. Now, that the lug is attached. You’re going to take your mug and you’re going to hold it somewhat upside down like this. Get your hand very wet. Get this very wet. And, then […] Read More

Road Trip Project / Mosaic Lab / Ravenna, Italy
Road Trip Project / Mosaic Lab / Ravenna, Italy

I always wanted to try out making mosaics, and now I had the chance. I was positively surprised, it was better than I expected. Exactly, yeah. So now we finally know the history of mosaic… […] Read More

Making Tile Mosaics : How to Grout Mosaic Tiles
Making Tile Mosaics : How to Grout Mosaic Tiles

Once your grout is mixed, you can take your mask off. You want to let it sit for about five minutes. It’s called slaking and it’s important part of the grout process. Once it’s set […] Read More

How to Make Ceramic Mugs : How to Wedge Clay
How to Make Ceramic Mugs : How to Wedge Clay

Okay we are going to get started. The first thing you need to do is prepare your clay. You can buy your clay online from Laguna Clay. There are a number of clay companies who […] Read More

Memorial Park Mosaics | Tennessee Crossroads
Memorial Park Mosaics | Tennessee Crossroads

How many times have you looked at a crumbling old building and thought, you know, if only somebody would make an effort, that place could look great again. Well, Ed Jones met a Hendersonville artist […] Read More

Making Double Walled Pottery : How to Carve 3D Details in Ceramic Pottery: Pt. 2
Making Double Walled Pottery : How to Carve 3D Details in Ceramic Pottery: Pt. 2

I’m Susan Ting on behalf of Expert Village and welcome you here and today I will show you how to do a double wall carved pieces. This is a more finished piece…and the lid… This […] Read More

Clay Pottery Slump & Torque Techniques : Torch Vase Base
Clay Pottery Slump & Torque Techniques : Torch Vase Base

So once you have the base of your vase about as thin and in the shape that you think you want it, go ahead and take your torch and get that going. Turn the wheel […] Read More

How to Make Mosaic Art : Where to Find Materials for Making Mosaic Art
How to Make Mosaic Art : Where to Find Materials for Making Mosaic Art

This is Eileen Haller for Expert Village. About five years ago I started doing the craft of mosaic. Being that I am from a very artistic family it was something that really captured my attention […] Read More

Making Double Walled Pottery : Creating the Flange of a Ceramic Double-Walled Teapot
Making Double Walled Pottery : Creating the Flange of a Ceramic Double-Walled Teapot

I’m Susan Ting on behalf of Expert Village and welcome you here and today I will show you how to do a double wall carved pieces. Now I’m going to make sure I have the […] Read More

How to Make a Mosaic Table Top : How to Design a Mosaic Tile Table: Pt. 2
How to Make a Mosaic Table Top : How to Design a Mosaic Tile Table: Pt. 2

My name is Susan Ting, I’m a potter with Zenclay Gallery Studio and Cafe. On behalf of Expert Village and I’m welcoming you here and this time I’m going to show you how to make […] Read More