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Carve Your Clay: Techniques to Bring the Ceramics Surface to Life Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781631598494
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Published: Quarry Books - August 18th, 2020

Learn how to apply interesting and inspired surface techniques to your ceramic work through 20 step-by-step projects.

Carve Your Clay takes you through creative techniques that produce amazing, dynamic results, including inlay, piercing, sgraffito, etching, relief carving, wire cutting, and more. Gain new skills as y


Ceramics Masterclass: Creative Techniques of 100 Great Artists Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780711254077
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Published: Frances Lincoln - August 11th, 2020

Ceramics Masterclass examines 100 great pieces of ceramics from history and explores how they were made, what they do well and what we can learn from them. 

The subject of ceramics is steeped in history and tradition.


Making Polymer Clay Beads Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781645172246
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Published: Thunder Bay Press - June 9th, 2020

Learn how to make your own polymer clay beads and turn them into colorful accessories and decorations.

Making Polymer Clay Beads offers beginning and veteran artists a comprehensive resource for crafting unique beads of all colors and shapes at home.


Creative Pottery: Innovative Techniques and Experimental Designs in Thrown and Handbuilt Ceramics Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781631598258
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Published: Quarry Books - June 2nd, 2020

The Ceramics Bible: The Complete Guide to Materials and Techniques (Ceramics Book, Ceramics Tools Book, Ceramics Kit Book) Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9781452101620
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Published: Chronicle Books - September 7th, 2011

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.


Handbuilt Pottery Techniques Revealed: The Secrets of Handbuilding Shown in Unique Cutaway Photography Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781438001999
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Published: B.E.S. Publishing - March 1st, 2013

The latest edition of this very popular how-to book for potters is bigger and better than ever. It has gone up in page count from the first edition to accommodate additional projects with instructions for making them, and also features an expanded gallery of handsome color photos showing examples of finished pieces.


Amazing Glaze: Techniques, Recipes, Finishing, and Firing (Mastering Ceramics) Cover Image
By Gabriel Kline, John Britt (Foreword by)
$30.00
ISBN: 9780760361030
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Published: Voyageur Press - December 18th, 2018

"This book made me fall in love with glaze all over again."
—Ben Carter, author of Mastering the Potter’s Wheel

Whether you look forward to glazing your work or are guilty of saying "I hate glazing!" Amazing Glaze is for you.


The Complete Guide to Mid-Range Glazes: Glazing & Firing at Cones 4-7 (Lark Ceramics Books) Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781454707776
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Published: 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.


The Potter's Dictionary of Materials and Techniques Cover Image
$59.95
ISBN: 9780812247923
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Published: 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.


Potter's Bible: An Essential Illustrated Reference for both Beginner and Advanced Potters (Artist/Craft Bible Series #1) Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780785821434
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Published: Chartwell Books - September 8th, 2006

An essential illustrated reference for both beginner and advanced potters, these step-by-step photographic sequences guide you through a comprehensive range of shaping, firing and decorating techniques, so you can begin making wonderful ceramics even if you've never attempted pottery before.


The Kiln Book Cover Image
$55.00
ISBN: 9780812221862
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Published: University of Pennsylvania Press - November 3rd, 2011

The Kiln Book is the definitive guide to pottery kiln construction. Since this breakthrough book was first published more than thirty years ago, it has shown generations of ceramicists how to build safe, economical, and fully functional kilns that meet their specific creative needs.


Mastering Hand Building: Techniques, Tips, and Tricks for Slabs, Coils, and More (Mastering Ceramics) Cover Image
$32.00
ISBN: 9780760352731
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Published: Voyageur Press - January 16th, 2018

From pinch pots to coiled boxes to soft slab tableware, mastering hand building is a lifelong pursuit.


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