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Thought I'ld start a thread for people to post links to some of their favourite or recommended online free videos. So many of us stuck at home now I thought it would be a good resource to help pass the time.

I'll start it off with an exhibition of wood fired pots from Britain's Svend Bayer. Just came out today, it will be his last exhibition. It includes a section of Svend Bayer working, firing and talking about his work. Beautiful pots.

 

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I really enjoy goldmark galleries features on artists, here's a link to their 14 short films on potters: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLFvUht41DkhImM4CVUwsE7r4WVJqN6V8q

Here's some of my favorite channels as well

Hsinchuen lin: https://www.youtube.com/user/hsinchuen

Simon leach (yes THAT leach): https://www.youtube.com/user/sleachpots

Ingleton pottery: https://www.youtube.com/user/youdanxxx

Matthew Kelly pottery: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC19npAMIfG47wgdrFX--4zw

 

And of course the obligatory shameless self promotion of my channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCRyK3g9rImtTJfaI5iGAP4w

I'm in no way the same league as the ones above me, they are all seasoned professional teachers and you'll learn a lot watching them.

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Oooh, I like all those too, even Simon, haha, "Oh Hi there, how are you, potters, friends, utubers?"

Ton a day Isaac Button, classic; first of four segments https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fmG5NOmQy_4

Michael Casson, here's one of his - there are a few others https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=19YjNGEtUYo (I like his book too)

Still watching this one 'bout once a month,

Genji Shimizu (artist name Hokujoh) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ybb-HhSrtxA&t=8s
 
NHK Ceramic Treasures series - some great stuff here

 Clinton Pottery clip https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bs2tUxKQIic&t=70s

Tim See - not seeing many potters anchoring hand on the away side to center - works for him https://www.youtube.com/user/timseepots

...where's the German lady, and the Swedish lady, hrrrm… (still looking)

Add Bill Van Gilder https://www.youtube.com/user/vangilderpottery/videos

 

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Simon is more comfort food than learning experience, I'll give you that.  He's a comforting figure you can tune into for some soul time.  He has about 100 videos on making tankards but his British charm and soothing voice are something that I tune into just for fun.

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On 3/21/2020 at 8:38 PM, liambesaw said:

Simon is more comfort food than learning experience, I'll give you that.  He's a comforting figure you can tune into for some soul time.  He has about 100 videos on making tankards but his British charm and soothing voice are something that I tune into just for fun.

There are days where I will have my laptop sitting behind me and have his videos playing while I throw.

 

Something about that damn voice, makes you feel comfortable on the wheel.

 

 

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On 3/22/2020 at 9:30 PM, Brandon Franks said:

that damn voice

"Dee dee-Dee dee... High folks!"

I had to turn off Hsinchuen the other day cuz of that damn electric wheel humm.

Love that treadle wheel!

I gotta shout out my guy ...

 

Sorry, don't know how to post just a text link.

Sorce

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I love the bill van guilder videos on his website.

hsin is very relaxing 

Simon Leach is great with fun classic tips now and then

tim see has some great videos 

ceramics monthly has some good uploads on your tube 
 

also in clay buddies (Facebook) they did a video  series since nceca couldn’t happen.

Nceca has released some of their videos too 

 

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orchard valley ceramic arts guild: https://www.youtube.com/user/smedgerton/videos

3hr+ peter volkus demo from 1974:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qST6dzmLgoY&list=PLh_WwCbYTBSuPn6GH4HtCf5ZftvmSqDw8

master potter shoji hamada: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XdfsDDg2s3s

onggi making: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YzAD10u4DOY

washington street studios: https://www.youtube.com/c/WashingtonStreetStudios/videos

john britt has a ton of great glaze videos including a full on free class on glaze chemistry: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCkzm7dzTmNY64cMjuFtAjGA

more demos some nice lee kang hyo ones: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCJQ70-bw7IN6et_oUD2pwfw/videos

there's a bunch of nice warren mackenzie demos to see you can just search his name.

various ceramics videos: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCV1p8P-ikJVgotXnfsCHdXQ

there are also lots of ceramic videos from around the world where i dont understand the language but enjoy watching people make:

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cID0HCqKz_g

https://www.youtube.com/user/Komorigama/videos

https://www.youtube.com/user/pyonkiti008/videos

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCypiew3f0-_IvyTNUM7dx-A/videos

https://www.youtube.com/c/ceramistHyungJunKIM/videos

https://www.youtube.com/c/ツクリテチャンネル瀬戸CreatorschannelSeto/videos

https://www.youtube.com/user/SAGA214/videos

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC_03sDYFvLnbGFHmYfjuBIw

61 episodes on  japanese crafts persons: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3QYY7CfthJ0&list=PLrV_BP5Fb2nHjABJ9jF06LhpR9VSCmKGb

 

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