Ceramicists have been plying their art and craft for thousands of years, and never more prolifically than today. The Ceramics Bible is the most comprehensive and up-to-date volume on the subject. Brimming with more than 700 full-color photos and illustrations, this is the new definitive guide for serious ceramics practitioners.
Discover how to develop your pottery design skills and bring your ideas to life from start to finish.
Covering every technique from throwing pottery to firing, glazing to sgraffito, this pottery book is perfect for both hand-building beginners and potting pros.
From pinch pots to coiled boxes to soft slab tableware, mastering hand building is a lifelong pursuit.$35.00ISBN: 9788793659025Availability: Special OrderPublished: Louisiana Museum of Modern Art - August 28th, 2018
Picasso's ceramics express the restless, fluid ease of his late years
In 1946, Pablo Picasso visited an exhibition of ceramics in Vallauris, an area in southeastern France known for its many potteries. He would move to the region soon after, establishing a steady relationship with the Madoura ceramics workshop in 1948.$34.99ISBN: 9780764166426Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: B.E.S. - August 1st, 2014
Anyone who loves creating ceramics knows that glazing can be a labor of great love or the bane of the entire ceramic process.$24.99ISBN: 9780764168734Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: B.E.S. - March 1st, 2017
Create cups, mugs, bowls, and more pieces that are perfect for you$59.95ISBN: 9780812247923Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: University of Pennsylvania Press - December 1st, 2015
Now available in its sixth edition, The Potter's Dictionary of Materials and Techniques presents a comprehensive survey of all aspects of making ceramics for craft potters and ceramic artists.$21.95ISBN: 9780819562005Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Wesleyan University Press - May 1st, 1989
A flowing collection of poetry that is also a guide for life.$24.95ISBN: 9781600590771Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Lark Books (NC) - April 1st, 2007
For potters, mold making is invaluable because it allows them to slip-cast identical multiples of their work--and this newly revised, now in color edition of Andrew Martin's classic is the definitive guide to the craft. No other volume has shown the processes in such how-to detail.$29.95ISBN: 9781454707776Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Lark Books (NC) - November 4th, 2014
According to Ceramics Monthly, approximately 75% of potters glaze their pieces at mid-range temperatures--and this complete studio guide eliminates the guesswork from the popular process. Along with hundreds of recipes, it explores mixing, application, specific firing and cooling cycles, and all the factors that make glazes work.$45.00ISBN: 9780812221435Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: University of Pennsylvania Press - February 2nd, 2011
Selected by Choice magazine as an Outstanding Academic Book for 2000$24.95ISBN: 9781454707769Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Lark Books (NC) - July 1st, 2014
Sculpting the human face presents a unique artistic challenge--but this richly illustrated guide thoroughly demystifies the process. Instructor Alex Irvine goes step-by-step, explaining everything from creating basic, rough outlines to surface refinements to finely detailed replicas.