APSU Notes

ART 1035 Introduction to Art
Art Project #3: Coil Pot

Due: February 13, 2021 at 11:59 PM

Learning Outcomes:

  1. Describe the differences between monetary and cultural values for works of art.
  2. Describe the significance of value added to objects by complex artistic processes or by changing tastes in different eras

Required Materials:

  1. 2.5 lbs or larger of any brand of air-dry, no bake clay
  2. Ruler
  3. Camera or Camera Phone


  1. Watch video about making a coil pot:

    • youtu.be/62-7qHckMMM
    • With the air-dry clay you do not need to use water or slip between your coils
  2. Make a coil pot
    • Must be at least 4” in height
  3. Photograph your coil pot from the side and top
    • Hold ruler beside the pot so height can be verified
  4. Submit your photos to the assignment in .jpg or .pdf format
  5. You will be graded on effort, not skill. Enjoy the process!