Archive for October 5, 2013

Pottery For Beginners

Written by Channel 8 Cleveland on October 5th, 2013. Posted in Ceramics supply, Olympic kiln, Pottery kiln

Pottery tools and supplies

Recently I have been toying with the idea of picking up pottery as a new hobby. While strolling around the web, I came across a site where I bought a pottery wheel from.

The site sells ceramics supplies, pottery equipment, pottery glazes, and small kilns, but their website also contained some very interesting information that I found rather useful as a sort of beginners 101 guidebook to pottery.

1. There are three major types of pottery and they are earthware, stoneware, and porcelain. Earth and stoneware are the most common, and porcelain is the most delicate.

2. The art of pottery is, esse