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my new video - from nan rothwell

updated sun 21 nov 10


Nan Rothwell on sat 20 nov 10

Hi ClayArt friends,

My new teaching video on wheel throwing is now available for "Pre-Sale"
through Ceramic Arts Daily's bookstore. Here is the link:

My son Alan and I taped it last summer and he's been working with the folks
at CAD since then to produce and publish it. It's a two-disc DVD that
covers basic cylinders and bowls and then moves into more complex projects.
We had a great time filming it and I am quite pleased with the way it came
out. I enjoy sharing what I know about making pots, so a video seemed like
a logical way to expand my reach. (Plus I really enjoyed getting to spend =
week with Alan, who lives in Brooklyn these days and doesn't often get the
chance to spend that much time back in what her refers to as "the old

If you would like to get a feel for the DVD, you can look at the clip on th=
CAD link above, or at any of the three videos currently posted on my websit=
- Two of them are videos Alan and I made
earlier. He incorporated parts of them into this new full-length teaching
video. The third -- the one on tools made from credit cards -- was done as
an entry to a video contest on homemade tools.

I hope you are all surviving the holiday selling season. Two shows down an=
one to go here. Our regional Studio Tour last weekend was a rousing

Happy Thanksgiving,

Nan Rothwell
221 Pottery Lane
Faber VA 22938