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Video: Porcelain Kendi, Part 1— Recreating Forming

Video: Porcelain Kendi, Part 1— Recreating Forming

Porcelain artist Yuki Nyhan demonstrates the production of a kendi, the unadorned form of the Art Institute's Chinese ewer. She prepares the clay, shapes it, and creates a blank canvas that will later be painted. Check out Part 2 at http://www.artic.edu/aic/resources/resource/2601.



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