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How to Throw a Cascade Bonsai Pot

How to Throw a Cascade Bonsai Pot

Learn about the considerations that go into forming the bottom, sides and flared top of a cascade style bonsai container while Ashley Keller works Cone 6 stoneware clay using a pottery wheel. 
How to Trim Carved Feet on a Ceramic Bonsai Pot

How to Trim Carved Feet on a Ceramic Bonsai Pot

Have you ever wondered what differentiates a bonsai pot from other pottery? It's all in the bottoms! 
Weathered Cracked Effect on Bonsai Pot

Weathered and Cracked Effect Bonsai Pot Video

A short video demonstration on how I create this effect on some of my bonsai pots.
Ashley Keller Art Studio

New Year, New Studio!

View a photo gallery of my new at-home studio workspace.
The Process of Making an Oval Bonsai Pot

The Process of Making an Oval Bonsai Pot

A video overview and the steps in my process to create an oval bonsai pot from stoneware clay. 
Rectangle Bonsai Pot by Ashley Keller

The Process of Making a Rectangular Bonsai Pot

A video overview and the steps in my process to create a rectangular bonsai pot from stoneware clay.