John Britt

Brain Crawl glaze test and results

Got a glaze from Walter Ivan Heath and it has interesting possibilities. I call it Brain Crawl, not sure if that is the actual title. Then I ran a color blend and some variations on application. Hope it helps you to feel free to test glazes to get your own special glazes and effects. Glaze […]

Heather Spontak carves porcelain

This is a short video of Heather Spontak carving one of her porcelain cups.

Beyond the Basics: Tumblers, Cups and Yunomis (Promo)

This is a promotion of my new video available now on my website for only $25 and it is 2 hours and 14 minutes of full HD quality that comes on a jump drive. Way better than DVD’s!!

Behren’s Satin Matte (Method of Testing)

Here is a method of testing, focusing on Behrens glaze. Hopefully it is helpful to everyone. Should be self-explainatory. Claybody is Frost cone 6 and the other on the original test was Star White Stoneware cone 6. Also, I sieved the 1000 gram batch twice through an 80 mesh sieve.

Turkey Strut

Here is a short video by acclaimed animal videographer John Britt who spend years stalking the illusive Tom’s through the rugged mountain of Western North Carolina. Recorded on February 20, 2011 using a Flip Video camera.

Terry Gess (Haywood Community College)

Terry Gess the instructor at Haywood Community College Professional Crafts Program does a brief discussion of tea pot spouts solutions.

Colored Clay Demo

Susan Cluesner demonstrates how to make 300 grams of colored porcelain that she used in here amazing sculptures!

Press molding – Erin Paradis 2010

Basic use of a press mold to make repeated forms.Recorded on December 8, 2010 using a Flip Video camera.

Wire cut method – making small chairs

This is an application of the wire cut technique where I am making chairs and showing alternative things to make like a lidded box. Recorded on May 11, 2011 using a Flip Video camera.

Textures by Micah Cain – 2010

Various textures added to thrown pottery. Recorded on December 8, 2010 using a Flip Video camera.

The Potter

Short video of cup making. No talking, just action. Recorded on February 10, 2012 using a Flip Video camera.