Ceramics: Slab Building
Sun Aug 18, 2019 · 118 words

August 19, 2019, Pinch Studio, Singapore

Ceramics - Making the ideal coffee cup

I’m definitely on a roll this month, and in the process of seeking out different ways of working with my hands, these projects push me to understand materials in its different forms - and functions, possibilities. Starting out ceramics with the lovely Tricia of Pinch Studio with handbuilding techniques - slab building cylinders - has been a real work out in terms of being confronted with form(s). Naturally, I would have wanted to make some coffee cups - an exercise for beginners, and also a good opoprtunity to consider what makes an ideal cup for a hot brew. Documenting the (thought) process - formulations here:

Some holders with the Slab Building method


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