How to Make Clay Pottery

handmade ceramic sets

Pottery is an ancient art where one forms a clay body into objects of a required shape and then passes them through a kiln of extremely high temperatures in order to remove all water present in the mixture.

This helps in increasing the strength of the pot and also hardening it plus also setting their shape.

This ancient art form of making pottery wares includes earthenware, made of …

Tips to Preserve Antique Pottery

ancient teapot

Antique pottery costs more than you may think of. The value appreciates with time.

However, the buyers of these antique potteries are keen on the quality and the state of the pottery in terms of the way they look.

Other than for the purposes of buying, you need to keep your antique property in the best shape.

Keeping these valuable products in the right state helps them add …

Where to Buy Pottery Supplies

pottery tools

Pottery can be a hobby or a job. It is amazing what you can do with some clay.

Pottery truly is an art form. Some people who are good and have skill in this art form can do some amazing pottery pieces.

Pottery has been around for centuries. It has evolved and perfected.

However, since it first was discovered the same tools are still used today.

If …

Digital printing of ceramics


Although there are beautiful items made out of ceramics that look stunning, it is always important to know what kind of painting technique was used. We know that today, thanks to technology we have the digital painting, that does all the work in the blink of an eye. Although most digital painted ceramics have good quality it I still important to remember the handmade pottery and ceramics that …

Awesome Summer Activities for Kids

kids crafts

Parents would like their children to play with something else other than their iPads. Believe me I do.

Just remember that you as the parent can choose whether you’d just let your kids play video games or exercise their creativity in crafts.

Craft activities are a great way to make your kids realize their artistic potential. Giving them the freedom to be creative is a great way …

Make Your First Handmade Ceramic Candle Holder

Wedging the Clay

This is an easy project to get you started.

Candle holders are wonderful way to brighten up a room and to decorate an otherwise boring candle.

Instead of just burning a naked candle, why not make something to either place it on, or place the candle in.

It will hold the wax, be safe and just look better.

If you have made ceramics yourself , you know how …

First steps in crafting handmade pottery bowls

First steps in crafting handmade pottery bowls

Handmade pottery is an incredible artwork of man. Many skills are required to make pottery and ceramics manually. Its production is a lengthy and tricky task. The preparation of handmade pottery and ceramics involves many different steps. Many different shapes like clay pots can be prepared by this process. Working with clay is an arduous task. The most important step is the careful molding of clay because if …

Handmade Pottery-First Steps in the Preparation for Working

Handmade Pottery-First Steps in the Preparation for Working

Handmade pottery is an amazing artwork of man. It requires many skills to make pottery and handmade ceramics for sale, manually. Its manufacture is a lengthy, tough and tricky task. Several different steps are involved in the preparation of handmade pottery and ceramics. Many different shapes like clay pots can be prepared by using this method. Working with clay is a laborious task. Careful molding of clay is …

How to Sell Handmade Ceramics and Handmade Pottery

How to Sell Handmade Ceramics and Handmade Pottery

Selling handmade pottery and ceramics is an art just like making it. It is easy to be successful in a business of pottery, but it is not an easy task to maintain your business in a global market. When it comes to a business, you have to take into account of the profits and its expansion on a large level. Establishing a profitable pottery business is very tricky …

How to make money by selling handmade pottery

How to make money by selling handmade pottery

Handmade pottery is one of the amazing artworks of man. Many artistic people love making pottery. Handmade pottery and ceramics are beautiful and pretty inexpensive to make in terms of raw materials and tools. You can convert your hobby into a business by selling your handmade items. But for that, you need to take into account all the important things that a business man needs to have because …