Emma began her adventures with clay with slip casting; a ceramic forming technique for pottery especially for shapes not easliy made or possible on a wheel. The process involves a liquid clay slip being poured into plaster moulds. The clay is left to form a layer, the cast, on the inside of the mould.
The traditional way of making pottery, throwing on the potters wheel. Emma's wheel was a welcome addition to her studio in March 2021, and she now throws hundreds of mugs each month.
You can find Emma and her colourful pots at the Grassmarket Market in the heart of Edinburgh on the following Saturdays (10am till 5pm)
February 10th, 17th & 24th
March 16th & 23rd
Emma will also be at the market at Stockbridge (10am - 4pm)
February 11th & 18th
March 10th & 17th
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