9,000 years ago the first pots were made, this marked the start of something big. With pottery around we were able to do amazing things, carry water without it absorbing is just one! (before they used stone and wood bowls which are pretty absorbent.) It also marked the age of lots of new arts. Vessels used to hold food made out of clay had beautiful patterns and colours on them, amazingly intricate handles and shapes were made.
Mum and I tried to do some of these things and did quite well even though they weren’t water proof, here are some examples.