InspirationYou should have nowstudied artists as wellas taken photos andcreated drawings ofyour chosen NaturalForm theme. You needto use these asinspiration to createyour design pages inyour sketchbook
Methods – How will you create your sculpture?There are many different methods that you can use to create claystructures. You can create moulds, throw clay on a potters wheel orhand build.You are going to be hand building your structure. It is important thatbefore you create your design you understand the different methodsyou will be able to use.
Slab potsTo create a slab pot you roll out theclay. You cut a base and thenattached your rolled slabs of clay tocreate a structure. There areseveral ways you can do this as youcan see from the images.
Coil potsTo create a coil pot you cut a base and rollout coils of clay to build your structure.You can create many different shapes asyou can see from the images.
Which pot should be created using the coilpot method and which one with the slabpot method?
What you need to have in your sketchbook 1. A page of sketches of a variety of shapes you could use to create your ceramic piece. • At least one (but better with two) well drawn out final design ideas that you have clearly labelledExtra Marks…-Create a page of patterns, marks and texturesyou want to create on your ceramics.- Add some photographs you have taken tothese pages to show where your inspiration hascome from.