Monthly Archives: December 2020

Why I Do What I Do: The Steps in making a piece of pottery

Step 5: Slip Trial Decoration           I put a slip trialed decoration on some of the pieces that I make.  Slip trailing is done while the pottery is still moist because otherwise, the slip will not adhere to the piece.  The slip I use is a watered-down porcelain clay.  I use a porcelain body because […]