|Decorative pottery plates|
|Decorative plates created by hand|
My top picks for decorative pottery plates
Decorative pottery plates created differently
In my opinion for my plates to stand out and be different I have to use different techniques in the creation of the plates. I will also need to use or think differently about decorating the my plates so that they are unique. So that's what I set out to do and hopefully have accomplished. You will have to decide.
Decorative plates created by hand
|I choose not to use a potters wheel but to form my clay by hand|
Plate color is important
|Green glazed plate|
Using colors are that not typical for plates like lavender make for an interesting decor.
|Lavender Glazed plate|
And colors like vibrant red make a visual statement immediately. These bolder colors grab your attention.
|Red glazed decorative plate|
Who made the first porcelain plate?
Did you know the Chinese discovered the process of making porcelain around 600 AD. And it was not until 1708 when a German potter discovered the Chinese process. It was then that European potteries came into being.