potter's wheel

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a horizontal rotating wheel holding the clay being shaped by a potter

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From a teenage mastery of the rural potter's wheel at Vastrapur, near Ahmedabad, to studio pottery in Paris; from experiments with industrial pottery in Bombay, to a rich period of training in glazes and techniques with the celebrated Czech master Professor Otto Eckert in Prague (figures 1 and 2), Dashrath's life was a remarkably engaged journey in the mystique of the form.
An electric wheel is simply a potter's wheel that is electrically power driven, and reflects modernization in terms of technology.
It's a creative partnership that plays out on the potter's wheels, in the woodworking and metalworking shops, and other spaces in the rambling building on Sagamore Street.
One of the most famous scenes in film and stage show is when the couple are reunited over Molly's potter's wheel, accompanied by a soundtrack of the Righteous Brothers' most popular song Unchained Melody.
The process for making the bowls begins with throwing the clay on the potter's wheel to create the form of the bowl.
MY mention of The Potter's Wheel on television the other week prompted a reader to remind me of when things really were black and white.
With the title "Earth Fire Water Air: A Journey with Clay", the workshop focussed on seven stages of pottery making through various techniques of hand building and the potter's wheel.
He was seated at a machine, a potter's wheel, with one elbow resting on his thigh, torso tipped slightly forward, and working with his hands gloved in damp clay.
I guess we'll only really know she's missing him if she starts making vases on a potter's wheel with Unchained Melody playing in the background.
There they unearthed three large funeral vessels of clay resembling boats, each the size of a human body and containing burnt earth, as well as fragments of pots made with the potter's wheel and filled with funeral ashes, and tools made of the special iron-rich stones.
One day when I was selling ice cream I happened to see a man working on the potter's wheel.
The newly found site offered a number of earthenware shards and intact pieces of pottery, which suggest that potter's wheel was not used at the site.
When we opened Potter's House 50 years ago, we had a working potter's wheel at the front of the building.
The best varieties for a snowy theme are the white, large-flowered Potter's Wheel and White Magic.
Television has, of course, become an immensely powerful product in the decades since the Potter's Wheel squeaked into living rooms up and down the country.