Best Pottery Ideas for Beginners

Pottery is an amazing craft that awakens a lot of creativity but sometimes we struggle to decide between so many original ideas we have in mind. If you are attending to pottery classes or have started by your own at home, this guide will help you to choose your first projects with hand building pottery.


1. Mugs or Cups

The favorite ones! Mugs or cups are common projects in pottery classes because you can express all your creativity in some many ways. Choose between colors, forms, handles, textures, concepts and more so you can have a unique mug. We leave you with some ideas.


2. Incense Holder/Burner

You may have seen incense holders made of clay all around Instagram or Tik Tok. They are amazing and you can make them out of any design you like. Depending on the form, it can work as an ashtray. Add this in your to-do list!


3. Jewellery Dish

Lots of rings and earrings? Here is the best idea to decorate your room and order all your beautiful ornaments. As you can see in the collage, you can make a lot of structures, you just have to be creative!


Monica Rosales

Hi there! My name is Monica and I am absolutely thrilled to be writing about all things pottery. As a lover of the art myself and a pottery class enthusiast, I have found my passion in sharing the beauty and creativity of this craft with others. With my experience in pottery classes across the U.S. and a keen eye for reviewing pottery-related products, I am excited to bring you informative and exciting content about everything pottery. Let's get our hands dirty and dive into the wonderful world of pottery!

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