Learn how to make a planter with our editor

Bruno Vinel, Ceramics Today editor, demonstrate how to make a planter with minimal materials and tools. Learn how to make a planter using the technique of pinching a pot. It’s fun and easy to do.

Tools to start with

If you are potting at home, we recommend you to purchase a beginners activity box. This is a great way of exploring sculpting and hand-building with clay. The box will include air-drying clay unless you have access to a pottery kiln to fire your pieces. For instance, the box pictured includes 1 Kg of smooth… Continue reading Tools to start with

Choose the right clay

When starting with pottery, you are facing many decisions, in particular which clay you should use to start. Follow our advice to save your time and avoid mistakes.