Try to have them use as little water as possible when throwing, and to
use a sponge to soak up all the water in the bottom of the pot before
taking it off the wheel. Using a metal rib to compress the floor of
the pot also helps to prevent s cracks.
Hope this helps.
-Beth in Chicago
On 12/6/06, Carolyn Keigley <CKeigley@ttusd.org> wrote:
> Could anyone tell me why my students wheel thrown pots will get cracks
> in the bottom of their ware?
> And a big thank you for letting me know how to write to this list.
> Carolyn at Tahoe
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