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Jewel Light Pottery

The Pottery Project below is created by Mr. Bob Bedford. Bob is a retired principal who continues to share his knowledge, skills and love of pottery with teachers and students in TDSB. The slideshow below shows pottery samples by Grade 3 students. The result is truly astonishing pottery.

Pottery Slideshow (Final Results):


Step-by-Step Instructions (PDF File)

Cone used in this project was 06 (NOT 0.6). Here is a sample chart of Pyrometric Cones (from one manufacturer) for your reference.

Pyrometric Cones Chart Equivalents

Video of Materials and Procedures:

Suggested Lessons or Activities:

  • Pottery is a truly wonderful art form and it can easily be integrated in different areas of the curriculum (Visual Arts, science, Social Studies, Math, etc.). Children truly benefit from exposure to this form of hands-on art.

Special Features:

  • Step-by-step instructions
  • video/picture samples

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  • More pictures and videos will be added to show you the whole process.