The Education section of this site is dedicated to answering some of the common questions people have about pottery.

What is pottery? goes back to the basic elements found in all dirt.

What is clay? focuses on clay and how its properties facilitate pottery.

Types of pottery defines the types of pottery and what differentiates them.

Food & Durability discusses what makes some pots stronger and safer.

Lead in pottery explores the ways lead is used in some pottery and how to avoid it.