Step 1- Roll out the clay, measure and cut out the shapes.
Step 2: Form the cylinder around a tube.
Step 3: Cut out a circle base- slightly larger than the cylinder.
Step 4: Attaching the cylinder to the base
Step 5: Attaching all the way around. Then smoothing
Step 6: Rolling down the lip.
Step 7: Pulling the handle
Step 8: Attaching the handle.
Step 9: Forming the flowers
Step 10: Attaching the flowers
Step 11: Attaching the dots
Step 12: Selective drying. The lip and the handle with flowers.
Step 13: Uncovered & Drying for 3 days
Step 14: Bisque Firing. Firing and cooling at least 12 hours.
Step 15: Glazing. Then firing to vitrification – at least 12 more hours.
Step 16: Back to the kiln to fire to vitrification. Another 12-16 hours.
Step 17: Final mug! Yay! I hope Karen loves it 🙂 Check out the website and let’s collaborate and make something for you!
xoxo Shawn – Hull’s Happiest Days Designs