Collection: TOOLS

Quality Tools Inspire Quality Art

These are NOT your ordinary, mass produced pottery tools.  These sleek ribs and trim knives are shaped and smoothed to limit dragging and gouging.  They seem intuitive as they transfer your vision to your clay.  

Made from quality woods, they are works of art in themselves, created to inspire you to greatness and to get your mind in the maker's moment.

Perfect for gift-giving, celebrating milestones or simply enjoying that soul connection to beauty.  From jewelry-sized fobs to giant ribs.  Quality tools encourage quality art.  

NEW: Check out the stamps, paddles and custom chop marks I can make.  If  you have a design for any tool in mind, please contact me.  For gift-giving, awards or just extra motivation, I can engrave tools with logos, images and sentiments from printer-ready files.*

*To make custom tools I require a to-scale outline drawing of the tool shape with dimensions marked.  To do custom routing or engraving I require printer-ready files in .jpg, .pgn, .pdf or .svg format.  I also need to know what size the finished design(s) should be.  

51 products
  • Triangular Pottery Rib With Footing Detailer
    Triangular Pottery Rib With Footing Detailer
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  • Purple heart trim knife with thumb tip
    Purple heart trim knife with thumb tip
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  • Purple Heart trim knife with poker tip
    Purple Heart trim knife with poker tip
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  • Purple heart trim knife with chisel tip
    Purple heart trim knife with chisel tip
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  • Throwing Stick
    Throwing Stick
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  • Extra Thick Makor Kidney Rib, Pottery Tool, Ron Philbeck Fat Bowl Rib
    Extra Thick Makor Kidney Rib, Pottery Tool, Ron Philbeck Fat Bowl Rib
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  • Purple Heart Platter Rib, Large Bowl Rib
    Purple Heart Platter Rib, Large Bowl Rib
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  • Ipe Trim Knife with thumb tip
    Ipe Trim Knife with thumb tip
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  • Black Composite Triangular Pottery Rib
    Black Composite Triangular Pottery Rib
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  • Padauk kidney rib, bowl rib, pottery tool
    Padauk kidney rib, bowl rib, pottery tool
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  • Big Platter Rib, Zebrawood
    Big Platter Rib, Zebrawood
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  • Bubinga Kidney Rib
    Bubinga Kidney Rib
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  • Osage Orange Trim Knife with Thumb Tip
    Osage Orange Trim Knife with Thumb Tip
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  • Triangular purple heart pottery rib
    Triangular purple heart pottery rib
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  • Ipe platter rib, large bowl rib
    Ipe platter rib, large bowl rib
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  • Bloodwood Kidney Rib
    Bloodwood Kidney Rib
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  • Iroko wood kidney rib
    Iroko wood kidney rib
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  • Ipe wood kidney rib
    Ipe wood kidney rib
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  • Ipe wood kidney rib
    Ipe wood kidney rib
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  • Thick Round Rib, Wood Pottery Tool, Flower
    Thick Round Rib, Wood Pottery Tool, Flower
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  • Ipe wood kidney rib
    Ipe wood kidney rib
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  • Ipe Trim Knife
    Ipe Trim Knife
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  • Bloodwood Platter Rib, Large Bowl Rib
    Bloodwood Platter Rib, Large Bowl Rib
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  • Padauk Trim Knife with thumb tip
    Padauk Trim Knife with thumb tip
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  • Hard Maple Trim Knife with thumb tip
    Hard Maple Trim Knife with thumb tip
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  • Bloodwood trim knife witih thumb tip
    Bloodwood trim knife witih thumb tip
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  • Padauk Surfboard Rib
    Padauk Surfboard Rib
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  • Bamboo trim knife with thumb tip
    Bamboo trim knife with thumb tip
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  • Triangular mini maple pottery rib
    Triangular mini maple pottery rib
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  • Keychain pottery rib
    Keychain pottery rib
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  • Iroko wood kidney rib
    Iroko wood kidney rib
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  • Purple Heart Kidney Rib
    Purple Heart Kidney Rib
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