Liquid clay (slip) is poured into the mold until it fills to the top. After a wall thickness dries, the remainder of the slip is poured out, and can be reused in the next pour.  Photo 11 of 36 in Sausalito Dinnerware Factory Tour
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The vases need to be trimmed and wiped in order to remove the mold seam.  Photo 13 of 36 in Sausalito Dinnerware Factory Tour
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After sitting for about half an hour the clay is firm enough that the cast forms can be removed from the molds. More drying is required before the pieces can be trimmed.  Photo 12 of 36 in Sausalito Dinnerware Factory Tour
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