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This is the pottery kit that accompanies this book...

Some of the Techniques You Will Learn with Jeremiah Stokely's Pottery Kit

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This is the way you start to make a pinch pot.
The next step is to enlarge the hole in the clay ball.
The pot is almost finished.
This is the way you start a "slab" project.
One way to form a slab pot is to lay the "pancake" over some shape.  Native Americans often formed pots over a rock.
There are many techniques described for finishing and decorating the pots you make.
Here is an example of a pot that demonstrates many surface treatments.
One interesting project is to make clay beads.  Several types are described.
One of the things the booklet shows is a gorget made with the clay in the kit.

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