Mountain Pottery // Making Crucible Cups

throwing pottery

throwing pottery

Today I was making more crucible cups and thought I might give you a peek. I am trying out some new clay that has been reclaimed from a mix of darker clay bodies, it was nice to throw and I’m interested to see what colour they end up after firing. Once these dry out I will carve in the Alchemical symbols and they will be ready to bisque fire.

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About MOUNTAINpottery

Mountain Pottery is designed and handmade by Deanne Sarita Smart. The studio is located in a small town of Sassafras in the Mountains of Australia. This pottery is made to be collected, loved and used everyday as some of your most treasured belongings. Each piece is unique and made to order. Aside from being beautiful and functional objects, each collection has an underlying meaning, message or intention. All the vessels are inspired in some way by myth, nature, and symbolic language. About this blog // This blog is designed to be a place of inspiration to others with the same interests and point of view, as well as a look into the creation of Mountain Pottery.

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