This Art Creates A Mind-bending Illusion When You Watch It
In nearly all developed societies, ceramic objects have a long history of artistic value and functional use. Whether people were hand-pressing tiles, hand-building pots and vessels, or creating figurines for ceremonial purposes, ceramics have played an important role in society's development and progress. Art historians and archaeologists even believe that the first functional ceramic vessels, used for storing water and food, were made around 9,000 or 10,000 B.C., and in 4,000 B.C., the pottery wheel was invented. In this video, a potter creates intricate, exquisite patterns on an empty, but still spinning, pottery wheel. Using nothing more than a finger and clay, this mesmerizing video will make you want to watch this again and again.