What weight of clay should be used to throw various size bowls: 10" bowl, 9" bowl, 7" bowl; assuming the height is all about 5"?
Question: I have been asked to make a set of nesting bowls. I would like some idea of how much clay is needed when trowing various size bowls.
Answer: That is a great question and Lakeside Pottery has a really slick chart that gives you their recommendations for how much clay to use for a huge variety of projects from bowls to teapots. Here's the link: