Cleaning Up Dust from Making CeramicsThis is a page about cleaning up dust from making ceramics. Working on ceramics projects can create a lot of dust.
Repairing a Pottery Wheel?I have an old Seven Skill SSB-2 electric potters wheel, the mounting grommets have split and I cannot find anywhere to get more. Does anyone have any ideas where to locate replacement parts? Or know if there are any substitution pieces that would save this old wheel.
Designs to Paint on Pottery?Does anyone know where I can get pictures or designs to paint onto blank pottery plates or platters? I buy the fired bisque plates and then paint pictures with ceramic paint and get them fired. Fruit and vegetable or floral ideas are effective. Maybe some ideas for Christmas?
Cheap Kiln?I am in a need of help. I am trying to find a cheap kiln to buy for my projects. Any suggestions?
Turning An Electric Pottery Wheel Into a Kick Wheel?I recently acquired a Creative Industries Model JR pottery wheel that has had all of its electrical components removed. Does anyone know how I could convert this to a kick wheel? I have an idea in progress that works along the lines of the old manual sewing machines. I am stuck on the pulley positioning, any advice would be appreciated.
Making Porcelain Piggy Banks?I would like to know how to make porcelain piggy banks.
Looking for Plans for a Pottery Wheel and Kiln?Can someone please help with plans for a pottery wheel and electric kiln? Thanks.
Build Your Own Kiln and Potter's Wheel?I am looking for several ideas. I would like plans to build my own potters wheel, either kick or electric. I would also like to build my own kiln. And finally, I would like a recipe for homemade potters clay and glazes.