How toThrow A Mug
10 steps
Hello!
What you’ll need
Ruler
Approximately .75 lbs
Clay
Plastic Rib
Sponge
Water
Wheel
Center the clay by coning up and down
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Cone up: press into the sides of the clay with your palms, working your way up from the bottom
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Cone down: apply even pressure to the top of the mound, pressing straight down.
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Repeat 3x until you have a nice even hill-shaped mound.
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Open your clay by pressing down into the center with your thumb(s) and push out from the center
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Once your opening is deep enough, start pulling up the walls
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Push in to the center and up from the outside while applying even pressure from the inside
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Check your measurements, we’re going for 3.75” x 3.75”
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Widen the base by pushing out from the inside then pull up the wall as usual, guiding with a rib
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Use the rib to get a nice smooth exterior and straighten the wall
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Thanks!
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