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turningclick to hear

Process of using a turning wheel to shape clay by hand to create an object.
turning turning wheel footrest shaft plaster bat flywheel seat wheel head ball of clay

turning wheel click to hear

Mechanism used to give form to clay by means of a rotating movement operated by the feet.

footrest click to hear

shaft click to hear

Metal rod that connects the flywheel to the wheel head, transferring the rotation movement.

plaster bat click to hear

Disk placed on the wheel head so that the pieces created can be easily removed.

flywheel click to hear

Plate controlled by the feet, which turn or stop the wheel head and regulate its rotation speed.

seat click to hear

wheel head click to hear

Turning plate controlled by the flywheel; the work in progress is placed on it.

ball of clay click to hear

Water-soaked clayey soil.