If you can center clay on your wheel, it’s half the battle because without a centered piece of clay, can I just say, nothing else is going to go right.
I love watching videos on common mistakes because I just never really know what I’m doing when something isn’t working.
This short video on centering clay is great. Enjoy.
If you’ve never thrown on a wheel before, getting the clay to be cooperative can be a bit intimidating. We’ve found that one of the best ways to get going is to watch a few great YouTube videos before you even take a lesson.
There’s something about just watching someone do what you want to do that really helps get the feeling of doing it in your body.