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Making Mugs from Slabs
Have you ever wanted to make your own mug but didn’t think you could because you don’t have a wheel? Well, you can hand build one from a slab of clay and have a wonderful time doing it. I’ll show you everything you need to know. So, let’s get started making a mug.
Tools & Materials
Clay of Choice (Laguna 16 Mid-Range Porcelain)
Canvas or Slab Mat to Work On
Mud Tools Ribs
Dolan 220S Clay Knife (Xacto knives also work great)
Rubber Tip Tool