the problem we had with different clays was that we had one set of
tools and would get red clay mixed with white clay just from the tools
and the boards we work on. I'm not sure how to resolve that...
On Jun 26, 2011, at 7:53 PM, paulette keck wrote:
> Hi all,
> I finally got to use clay with my students this year (8th grade) and
> quickly ran out of it. I'll be teaching one class of ceramics next
> year to high schoolers and was wondering which clays you recommend.
> I three storage bins for reclaiming clay so I would like to get 2 or
> 3 different kinds. We'll be doing both handbuilding and some
> beginner wheel throwing.
> I used AMACO STONEWARE CLAY/NO58 and BLICK WHT TALC FREE but one is
> primarily a high fire and one low fire. I'd like to do some marbling
> of different colors. Anyone have any recommendations or other advice?
> Bronx, NY
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