When Sun Jan 24 11:30am — 1:30pm
Where Workshop - Ceramics
1825 Monetary Ln #104 Carrollton, TX 75006
What Learn how to trim on the pottery wheel
Host Liam Luu


  • Cost: Free
  • Restrictions:
    • DMS members only

Cancellations for this event must be made before January 24, 2021 — 11:30am.

Registration for the event is closed.

About this Event

After your piece has been dry, the next step is trimming your pot and gives its final shape and form. After leaving this class you will grasp the many way you can trim bowls, mugs, vases, thin neck bottles and other oddly shape pieces.

-what is leather hard and when to trim
-using a giffin grip or clay to attach pot
-when and how to use specific trimming tools
-how to hold your trimming tool to prevent problem
-how to trim a foot your pieces
-reduce weight
-why trimming even walls are important
-give shape and form during trimming
-why burnishing is important to your finish product
-how to decorate your surface with chattering
-how to dry your pieces to prevent, wrapping, cracks and flaws
-cleaning up and reducing dust after trimming

Please bring a leather hard pieces to class to trim.

Special Considerations and Warnings

Please do not sign up unless you are confident you can attend. Any no-show or late cancellation without proper notification will bar you from attending this instructor future classes.

Please bring a leather hard pieces to class to trim.