How to make simple food and water bowls for your pet – with a twist.
My mum has a big fluffy Maine Coon called NikNak. She is glorious and actually pretty dangerous if your hands are near by or if you are a rat.
Anyhoo, I wanted to make new ceramic cat food and water bowls for my mum’s cat.
How to make clay bowls
I made the two little dishes the same way I made my oval Roasting Dish and Salt Flake Pot using the slab method. I rolled out the clay, cut it so shape and attached walls using the score and skip method.
How to make clay figurines
To be honest, to make the clay fish and mouse for the cat bowl I just made it up as I went along. Ha ha. Here’s some images of the process (sadly my phone died whilst I was making the mouse).
These bowls will first need to be fired before I can paint them. I will post the final photos when they are completed.