I used this to fabricate a series of urns based off Google searches entitled recollections. Here's a video of the process in case you wanted to see:
Step 1: Getting Started
You should also be familiar with pottery terms like throwing and centering and pottery tools like ribs and needle tools.
For this you will need:
-potters tools: rib, sponge, needle tool
-plexiglass at least 1/8" thick, 1/4" preferably
-bucket of water