Experiments in extruded clay #3

Experimental extrusion of clay using D.I.Y. delta printer

Material

Ceramic

Craft

Ceramics and pottery-making

General Technique

Forming and shaping

Specific Technique

Extruded ceramics, fired, unglazed

Properties & Qualities

Application

Sample making Experiment

Qualities

Tactile 3D Opaque

Colour

Beige Aqua

Sample Information

Date of creation

2017

Process & Production

Staff at UWTSD, took part in a workshop with Jonathan Keep, to build a Delta-style 3D-printer / extruder to plans provided by Jonathan.  During the course of the workshop, staff experimented with ‘printing’ simple forms from CAD models.

This pot:

  • Stoneware clay.
  • External glaze: clear
  • Internal glaze: turquoise
  • Fired at 1240ºC – 1260ºC

Credits

Craft Maker

Anna Lewis

Library Contributor

UWTSD

Photographer

Joe Coleman

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