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You will love making these simple slabs built pumpkin plates. They are a great way to try out new textures and Autumn glazes!
3-5lbs Clay rolled out to 3/8” slabs
Place Mats, Doilies, Stamps or Texture tools of your choice
GR pottery forms or Wooded plaques that are 1-1 ½” smaller than the templates
I am using the 6.5” circle for the short pumpkin plate and a 6.5 x 8.5 oval for the tall pumpkin
Ware board or slab mat to work on
Dolan 220s clay knife
Yellow and red mud tool ribs or your favorite ribs
Bucket of water