This is an excellent introduction to the Potters Wheel instructed by Don Davis. Don had the good fortune to work with some of the greatest ceramic artists of our time while studying for his MFA at Rhode Island School of Design.

Now with over twenty years of further study and experience he offers his own unique methods and insights on this video. His work is widely collected and he has taught ceramics since 1974 at several institutions including Penland School, John C. Campbell Folk School, East Tennessee State University, and Rhode Island School of Design.

This Video Includes: Types of Wheels, Preparing the Clay & Wedging, Centering & Opening, Pulling and Shaping, Throwing a Cylinder, Bowl & Plate, Trimming & Invaluable tips for the novice and advanced potter.

61 Minutes VHS - Copyright 1997

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