Nov 11, 2016 · Pinch pots have come a LONG way since I made my little birds back in elementary school. These 25 Pinch Pot Ideas for Kids will let you and your kids explore so many beautiful and creative pinch pot ideas together! They also make for amazing kid-made gifts, so have a blast! Enjoy! Jan 26, 2018 · Easy Monster Pinch Pots - DIY Clay Projects - Gifts Kids Can Make. This Pinch Pots (also known as Thumb Pots or Thumb Bowls) are super easy and fun to make. One technique for air drying clay that is easy, with endless possiblities.

Monster Fears Pinch Pot Created on March 26, 2013 by tjanca This is a full unit (PowerPoint, handouts, rubric & plans) for extending students knowledge of handforming clay -- specifically creating pinch pots -- and being able to utilize the technique into the creation of something more sophisticated. Dec 03, 2013 · After rolling a handful of clay into a ball, students stick their thumb into the middle, and pinch with their other fingers, eventually forming a tiny pot. This is a basic but important clay manipulation that even master potters use! Once the pot is made, kids can set it on it’s side, making a big monster mouth! The following pottery hand-building project ideas pictures are taken in our studio to create lesson plans for our classes. We are glad to be able and share with teachers and artists. Some of the pictures have a link below the picture linked to a detailed hand-building lesson.