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- A 24-year-old has gone viral online after sharing videos of himself and making pots
- ‘Pottery Boy’ said that his passion started after going to a class with his friend
- He described the class as a ‘magical’ experience and was surprised that he enjoyed it
- Pottery Boy has now started its own business selling DIY clay kits for the home
A young Australian who calls himself ‘Pottery Boy’ has caught the attention of thousands online with his ceramic videos.
The 24-year-old from Melbourne told the Daily Mail Australia that his passion for ceramics started three and a half years ago after attending a class with a friend.
The majority of the participants were over 60, but Pottery Boy described the class as a “magical” experience, and he was “rattled” he enjoyed himself.
‘We sat around a table, drank tea and coffee and made clay pots,’ he said.
After gaining a collective social media of more than 20,000 people, Pottery Boy has launched its own business ‘It’s Claytime’ which sells DIY clay packs.
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‘Pottery Boy’ (pictured) attended a ceramics course with a friend three and a half years ago, which triggered his passion for the art form
On TikTok and Instagram you can see Pottery Boy make pots from scratch using a large piece of clay and a ceramic wheel
After going to class, he rented a ceramic wheel and now has two studios where he holds courses himself.
‘I seek inspiration from the world around me, look at objects and wonder what they look like in pot form,’ he said.
‘It takes about 10 to 20 minutes to make the play, and then there is a lot behind the scenes that also works.’
After attending class, he rented a ceramic wheel and now has two studios in Melbourne where he holds courses himself.
On TikTok and Instagram you can see Pottery Boy make pots from scratch using a large piece of clay, water and a ceramic wheel.
One of the videos has gone viral and been viewed more than 900,000 times.
Those who want to make clay pots at home may want to consider buying Pottery Boy’s Clay Kits, which are currently on sale for $ 89 down from $ 109.
The set contains 5 kg of clay and eight tools for making, shaping and casting the clay to the desired shape.
After gaining collective social media after more than 20,000 people, Pottery Boy has launched its own business ‘It’s Claytime’ which sells DIY clay packages.
‘I seek inspiration from the world around me, look at objects and wonder what they look like in pot shape,’ he said
The clay can be used to make fully functional mugs, bowls, jugs, vases and more at home in your home.
Customers will also have access to beginner guides via the Instagram page along with 24-hour reporting support.
The DIY kits can be purchased from the It’s Claytime website.