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NIU Pinch Pot Rattle Project
NIU Pinch Pot Rattle Project

Pinch Pot Rattle Project.
Beginning Ceramics.
Student were asked to construct a rattle using the pinch pot technique. The students created various spheres, placed them together and shaped them. Then they filled them with little balls of clay. The students were asked to decorate them using their favorite motifs using underglazes and commercial clear glaze.
Each rattle created had to have place to live, a Home or base.
Low Fire Terra Cotta, fired to Cone 04 oxidation.