Slab Pottery Hand Building Patterns

A pottery template is useful in hand building when you want to make several items the same size and/or shape. The files below are pre-built templates that are free for use. Download the zip file and extract. Print the PDF file(s) on a normal printer at 100% (or actual size) and cut out the hand building patterns. See assembly instructions for larger template sizes that cross multiple pages.

Hand Building Pattern Sixty-Five

Sizes range from three to twelve inches on this template. One PDF file with twelve pages. Sizes eight through twelve will need to be assembled in order to use.
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Handbuilding Pattern Sixty-Six

A lovely fat oval platter with some embellishments. Sizes range from four inches to 24 inches long (even numbers only). Three PDF files with twenty-eight pages.
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Pottery Template Sixty-Seven

An octadecagon shaped template that will create a beautiful subtle uneven rim on either plates or bowls. Sizes range from three inches to twenty inches. Three PDF files with thirty-six pages.
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Hand-Building Template Sixty-Eight

Another platter template that I created to fit the Deco slump-hump molds by Pure and Simple. Sizes range between three to eighteen inches. Four PDF files with forty-five pages.
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Pottery Pattern Sixty-Nine

Create a 3D effect with your next bowl or plate. Sizes range from three to eighteen inches. Six PDF files are included in this set.
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Ceramic Template Seventy

This template will help you make an explosive oval platter. Two PDF files that includes pattern sizes that range from three inches to eighteen inches.
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Clay Pattern Seventy-One

Create a lovely flower piece with a bit of movement. Sizes range from eighteen to three inches. Two PDF files with thirty-two pages.
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Clay Template Seventy-Two

Create a lovely floral piece with a bit of movement. Sizes range from eighteen to three inches. Three PDF files with thirty-two pages.
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