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wave Jar

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This is a jar I threw in one piece, incised the lid then trimmed them apart. The whole piece is covered in various engobes and underglazes, carved and fired in an electric kiln.


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Taken with NIKON COOLPIX L820

  • 8.6 mm
  • 10/500
  • f f/3.7
  • ISO 125
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Thanks! You just throw a fully closed off shape, then take a paint key or some other similar shaped object and create a groove which will become the lip the lid sits over. Cut apart when leather hard then trim lid and jar until they fit.

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and also cut a hole for air to release so your pretty pot don't crack open while drying... I been practicing this style, hmmm whats his name Van Gilder or something like that?

 

I love this one, my Fav... Very good job, how much practice did it take you before it happened?

 

I have tried 2 times so far, both after work and dead tired. hey I tried though LOL, went a tad to deep on 1 and pop goes the weasel... on the second I had it but forgot to make a release hole and slept for 12 hrs and it cracked lol... 

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