Some of the tools and raw materials used for the Clay Modelling at Shilpakala are mentioned below.
Plank of Wood:
It is used to arrange the prepared clay coils to be joined to gather one by one.
Clay free from chemicals are generally preferred are collected from the nearby water sources.
It is generally used to keep the dried clay material in moisture conditions.
Sand of Red, Black and Grey:
It is used to strengthen the clay material as per the item to be made.
Its used for heating the prepared clay models.
To impart heat in the Bhatti (kiln) during heating process.
Enamel Colors and Water Colors:
To impart color on the surface of the clay items.
To apply the required colors on the surface of clay items.
To store the clay collected from various locations.
It is used to shape the surface to the required portions.