Wheel thrown teapots with Antoinette Badenhorst
You will learn different techniques for throwing functional teapots and will learn what is needed in the mysterious world of teapot collections. Antoinette shows how to make and attach teapot spouts that do not drip or spatter during pouring. She explains design considerations for teapots.
Pulling and attaching handles are easy if you know how to do it, but the handle must fit the design of the teapot and must compliment the other elements of the teapot.
You will learn how to make a lid that will not fall off from the teapot during pouring. Pouring tea should not require two hands for pouring. Glazing and firing rounds off the teapot projects.