All those pretty pots I threw last week, I sadly ruined this week!
I just hate when everything goes wrong!
I tried hand building on top of two vessels which completely collapsed. In hindsight, I realize the slab clay was too thin. Also I tried smoothing out the inside of the vessels with water which made them damp which made them fold in on themselves.
But not all was lost. Next time I now know what I need to do to succeed.
SLAB = THICKER + DRIER
I did create two pieces which turned out pretty well:
This little dude totally needs a hat!
Ahh, I guess there’s always next week!