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Canister with Springerle Pattern
You’ll love the old-world charm of this lidded canister so much you’ll want to make an entire set.
Tools & Materials
Slabs (5/16” thick) of your favorite clay
Template (5” by 16” rectangle)
Flexible Ribs (I love the red and yellow ribs from Mud Tools)
Knife (X-acto knives are great, I love the Dolan 220C)
Springerle Rolling Pin (or stamps, texture plates, or other embossed rolling pin)
Canvas or Slab Mat
Rolling Pin or Slab Roller
Scoring Tool or Serrated Rib
Rubber Tip Tool / Color Shaper