Preparing Clay - Wedging
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  • Question 1
    20 seconds
    Q.

    Wedging is a method of kneading clay to get rid of __________ in the clay

    answer choices

    clay

    air pockets

    grogs

    water

  • Question 2
    20 seconds
    Q.

    Every _____________ provides the beginning of a fracture or separation.

    answer choices

    wedging

    air bubbles

    homogenizes

    elminates air

  • Question 3
    20 seconds
    Q.

    What is a fracture in clay?

    answer choices

    separation

    air bubbles

    homogenizes

    elminates air

  • Question 4
    20 seconds
    Q.

    Besides getting rid of air pockets in clay, what is another reason for wedging?

    answer choices

    for extra workout

    to look cool

    eliminate air

    make the clay homogenous

  • Question 5
    30 seconds
    Q.

    What does it mean to make the clay homogenous?

    answer choices

    clay is nice and even

    there are no contaminants in clay

    clay has same amount of moisture

    they are all true!

  • Question 6
    20 seconds
    Q.

    What wedging technique are you learning?

    answer choices

    Kneading

    Ram's Head Spiral Wedging

    Spiral Wedging

    Tamping

  • Question 7
    30 seconds
    Q.

    How do you know if you're NOT doing the Ram's Head correctly?

    answer choices

    The spiral twisting show on both sides

    The form starts to look like some animal - ram, monkey, duck, etc.

    You're starting with a cube

    The form is elongating to the side forming a burrito or a croissant.

  • Question 8
    20 seconds
    Q.

    Where you do place your hands?

    answer choices

    wrapped around the sides of the cube

    placed on the top of the cube

  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Ram's Head Spiral Technique is about

    answer choices

    pushing the clay smearing the lower portion of lump

    pushing the clay squeezing the clay from the sides

    pushing the clay in sliding it away from you

  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q.

    What's important when wedging?

    answer choices

    Use rhythmic even pressure

    Keep the clay rotating in a pattern

    Make the ram's head with head and spirals showing

    They are all important!

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