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Garden Mosaics: 19 Beautiful Projects to Make for Your Garden Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781497100749
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Published: Fox Chapel Publishing - March 17th, 2020

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

Take your work to the next level! Join ceramic artist Deb Schwartzkopf for a journey that will help you grow as a functional potter, whether your background is in wheel-throwing or handbuilding.

Creative Pottery begins with a quick review of where you are in your own journey as a potter.


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


Shoji Hamada: A Potters Way and Work Cover Image
$45.00
ISBN: 9781789940268
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Published: Herbert Press - March 3rd, 2020

Shoji Hamada, along with Bernard Leach, was one of the key figures in the development of studio pottery in the 20th century. His influence both in England and the US as well as in his native Japan cannot be underestimated. The Japanese government designated him a Living National Treasure" in 1955 and awarded him the Order of Culture in 1968.


Figurines in Hellenistic Babylonia Cover Image
$99.99
ISBN: 9781108488143
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Published: Cambridge University Press - July 8th, 2020

In this volume, Stephanie M. Langin-Hooper investigates the impact of Greek art on the miniature figure sculptures produced in Babylonia after the conquests of Alexander the Great. Figurines in Hellenistic Babylonia were used as agents of social change, by visually expressing and negotiating cultural differences.


Handmade in Japan: The Pursuit of Perfection in Traditional Crafts Cover Image
By Gestalten (Editor), Irwin Wong (Editor), Kengo Kuma (Preface by)
$60.00
ISBN: 9783899559927
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Published: Gestalten - September 1st, 2020

Discover the exceptional artistry and rich traditions being kept alive by Japanese artisans in the twenty-first century.


Beyond East and West: Memoirs, Portraits and Essays Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781912690213
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Published: Unicorn Publishing Group - September 1st, 2020

Bernard Leach was as renowned in Japan and the East as in Europe and America as an artist–craftsman and as a thinker. Known in the ceramic world as the “Father of British studio pottery,” his interpretation of Asian traditions in ceramics and his unique philosophy of life were a lodestar for many potters in the West.


Intermediate Guide to Ceramic Glazing: Layer Glazes, Underglaze, and Make Triaxial Blends Cover Image
$19.97
ISBN: 9781951035501
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Published: Forginghero Publishing - December 11th, 2019

Powerful glazing techniques for intermediate ceramic artists

Are you a ceramic artist that struggles with glazing?

Do you want to take your glazing skills to the next level?

Do you want better glazing outcomes for your next clay piece?

Are you tired of wasting time on bad glazes?


Ceramic Glazing: Beginner + Intermediate Guide to Ceramic Glazing: 2-in-1 Compendium for Beginner and Intermediate Ceramic Artists Cover Image
$29.97
ISBN: 9781951035495
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Published: Forginghero Publishing - December 8th, 2019

Powerful glazing techniques for beginner and intermediate ceramic artists

Are you a ceramic artist that struggles with glazing?

Do you have a love-hate relationship with glazing?

Do you get frustrated when the glaze does not come out right, and ruins your ceramic piece?

Are you tired of wasting time on bad glazes?


Story on a Plate Cover Image
By Gestalten (Editor), Rebecca Flint Marx (Text by (Art/Photo Books))
$60.00
ISBN: 9783899559873
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Published: Gestalten - November 5th, 2019

Plating--the art of presenting food on the plate--is brought to life for amateurs and pros alike, with spectacular photography and how-to's for creating a visual feast with exquisitely arranged dishes. Delicious food lives through presentation as much as taste, and creatively displaying food on a plate can turn a great dish into an artwork.


The Art of Fine Enameling Cover Image
$37.95
ISBN: 9780811737920
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Published: Stackpole Books - November 4th, 2019

The most comprehensive book of enameling and enameling techniques has been completely revised to bring you this essential new reference. The wonderful world of enameling--fusing glass to metal under high-temperature conditions-- is diverse Practically anything made from enamel-friendly metal can be enameled, from vases to jewelry to buttons to metal mesh and solid forms.


Ceramic Glazing for Beginners: What Every Ceramic Artist Should Know to Get Better Glazes Cover Image
$19.97
ISBN: 9781951035266
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Published: Forginghero Publishing - November 2nd, 2019

I always struggled with glazing, but once I learned these secrets...

Are you a ceramic artist that struggles with glazing?

Do you have a love-hate relationship with glazing?

Do you get frustrated when the glaze does not come out right, and ruins your ceramic piece?

Are you tired of wasting time on bad glazes?


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