Sgraffito Tools CD0401
Incising and engraving sgrafitto tool for pottery
Scratch the surface of stunning ceramic designs with fine and precise sgraffito tools.
Sgraffito (Italian word ‘to scratch’) is a surface decorating technique in pottery that is produced by applying one or more layers of colour (underglaze, slip or engobes) on to leather hard clay, then scratching and carving patterns, textures and illustrations to reveal the contrasting colour of the clay underneath.
Creativity and artistry
This incising and engraving tool will enable you to create fine and precise carved images on the surface of your leather hard pots, adding more dimension and vibrancy to your pottery. Also useful for carving dry clay and plaster.
Fine and detailed carvings
The pointed, narrow, curved steel blade is perfect for creating fine and detailed carvings and for incising and scratching through glazes applied to bisqueware.
The polished hardwood handle makes this took comfortable and enjoyable to use.
Dimensions: 13cm length; 1cm diameter handle