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Learn how to make these lovely and useful bottle stoppers. They are the perfect project when you have a limited amount of time in the studio and are a great way to use up those little scraps of clay from larger projects. They are make fabulous gifts and are a great item to sell at craft/art fairs. This class is suitable for all ages and skill levels.
Tools & Materials:
1/4lb of your favorite clay. I am using laguna bmix without grog
1” circle cookie cutter
Stamps, the can be some you made or store bought
Small cookie cutters
Clay Knife, Dolan 220s, Flexible ribs, I am using the Large Yellow Shrill mud tool
Sponge, Water, Rolling Pin, Serrated rib
Kiln, your own or access to one
bottle stopper, #8 cork (I found these on amazon) or stainless steel (mine is from PSI)
Glazes shown in this class:
Georgie’s interactive pigment in Autumn Foliage with Eggshell Wash Glaze on top
Georgies Interactive Pigment in Sand and Surf with Super Clear Glaze on top