Pinching is a hand building technique where clay is squeezed (pinched) into the desired form.

Functional Skills Assignment: Create a vessel that can hold liquid and be used for drinking

Sculptural Assignment: Create a project with a function but using Organic Abstraction to hide that function

Research Suggestions: Natural structures and textures

Written Component: Create a narrative around the sculptural assignment. Explain its original function and how it became the abstracted form. How do the images you collected figure into that transformation?