Mastering Cone 6 Glazes

Mastering Cone 6 Glazes
Author: Ron Roy,John Hesselberth
Publsiher: Echo Point Books & Media
Total Pages: 170
Release: 2020-01-08
ISBN: 9781635618853
Category: Electronic Book
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mastering Cone 6 Glazes Book Excerpt:

Master potters John Hesselberth and Ron Roy present this practical guide to making and using cone 6 glazes. Artists will be able to quickly learn the basics of glaze chemistry and firing, and even formulate their own appealing glazes. Mastering Cone 6 Glazes is an invaluable resource for do-it-yourself potters of all ages and experience levels.

Mastering Raku

Mastering Raku
Author: Steven Branfman
Publsiher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
Total Pages: 175
Release: 2009
ISBN: 9781600592959
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mastering Raku Book Excerpt:

Covers such topics as the history and philosophy of raku, types of clay, forming techniques, firing, glazes and decoration. Types of kilns and kiln construction are also fully explained and the book includes a gallery of works from around the world along with updated clay and glaze recipes.

Mastering the Potter s Wheel

Mastering the Potter s Wheel
Author: Ben Carter
Publsiher: Voyageur Press
Total Pages: 208
Release: 2016-06-01
ISBN: 0760351236
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mastering the Potter s Wheel Book Excerpt:

Take your skills—and your work—to the next level. Mastering the Potter's Wheel starts with an introduction to wheel-throwing, from centering to creating the basic forms. What pushes this book beyond the competition, however, are the techniques offered in the chapters that follow. From a variety of methods for throwing large objects such as pitchers and platters, to alterations, darting, and paddling, this book offers potters a world of possibilities. With galleries featuring today's top working artists, including Kyle Carpenter, Sam Chung, Chandra DeBuse, Julia Galloway, Martha Grover, Ayumie Horie, Forrest Lesch-Middleton, Kristen Kieffer, Kathy King, Matt Long, Alex Matisse, Lorna Meaden, Doug Peltzman, Mackenzie Smith, Shawn Spangler, and many more, you'll also find page after page of inspiration. The Mastering Ceramics series is for artists who never stop learning. With compelling projects, expert insight, step-by-step photos, and galleries of work from today’s top artists, these books are the perfect studio companions. Also available from the series: Mastering Hand Building and Mastering Kilns and Firing.

Mastering Hand Building

Mastering Hand Building
Author: Sunshine Cobb
Publsiher: Voyageur Press (MN)
Total Pages: 208
Release: 2018-01-16
ISBN: 0760352739
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mastering Hand Building Book Excerpt:

Mastering Hand Building teaches everything you need to know about building with clay by hand, from the basics of coils and slabs through more complex form design.

Amazing Glaze

Amazing Glaze
Author: Gabriel Kline
Publsiher: Voyageur Press
Total Pages: 200
Release: 2018-12-18
ISBN: 0760361037
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Amazing Glaze Book Excerpt:

"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. Join author and Odyssey Clayworks founder Gabriel Kline on a journey that makes glazing less intimidating and more fun. Start in the "glaze kitchen" where you'll set yourself up for success, then move on to learning the tools and techniques for getting your glaze right every time. Along the way, Gabriel shares dozens of tried-and-true recipes and combinations for both mid-range and high-fire glazes. The recipes and foundational techniques of Amazing Glaze are just the beginning. Learn about layering with slip and underglaze, work with resists, and combine techniques to take your glazing above and beyond. Whether you're after crystalline effects, an elusive red, or a crash-course in applying decals it's all here. A variety of artist features and stunning gallery work from today's top artists will leave you inspired and ready to get glazing.

New Ceramics Special Effect Glazes

New Ceramics  Special Effect Glazes
Author: Linda Bloomfield
Publsiher: Bloomsbury Publishing
Total Pages: 160
Release: 2020-09-17
ISBN: 1912217899
Category: Art
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

New Ceramics Special Effect Glazes Book Excerpt:

From drippy and crackle to ash and lichen glazes, experienced ceramicist Linda Bloomfield guides you through the world of special effect glazes. Beautifully illustrated with pieces from both emerging and established potters that showcase stunning copper oxide-blues, metallic bronzes and manganese-pink crystal glazes, Special Effect Glazes is packed full of recipes to try out: from functional oilspot glazes using iron oxide, to explosive lava glazes. In this informative handbook discover how you can create these fantastic effects and learn the basic chemistry behind glazes in order to adjust and experiment with your unique pieces. Discussed are materials and stains, how to find them and how they affect the colour and texture of the glaze, alongside practical fixes to familiar glaze-making problems. Special Effect Glazes is essential for any ceramicist interested in creating eye-catching glazes and wanting to develop their knowledge of glaze-making, or experiment with their own formulas to achieve the perfect finish.

Amazing Glaze Recipes and Combinations

Amazing Glaze Recipes and Combinations
Author: Gabriel Kline
Publsiher: Quarry Books
Total Pages: 176
Release: 2021-08-03
ISBN: 1589239814
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Amazing Glaze Recipes and Combinations Book Excerpt:

Get inspired and get glazing! Amazing Glaze Recipes and Combinations provides a captivating collection of sure-fire glaze recipes and electrifying combinations for low-fire, mid-range, and high-fire potters. Hundreds of photos and technically-edited recipes ensure you'll get the best possible results. Whether you're searching for excitement at cone 6 or looking for the perfect high-fire shino recipe, you've come to the right place. Join Gabriel Kline, author of Amazing Glaze and founder of Odyssey Clayworks, for page after color-filled page of glazes. Start by learning the keys to success when applying glazes, then choose the temperature range you want to explore first. Gabriel's collection of well-tested recipes draw on his decades of experience as an instructor and leader of a communal arts studio—including current and past student favorites as well as a few timeless gems. Of course he doesn't stop there! In addition to plentiful tiles showing off two-glaze combinations, Gabriel shares multi-glaze combinations developed through years of trial and error. From waterfall blues to eye-popping bursts of red, there's a rainbow of options. Just as in Amazing Glaze, the recipes have all been technically edited and each one has a photo. By controlling specific gravity and application, the goal is always getting the perfect coat of glaze recipe after recipe. Special topics like majolica and raku firing provide welcome detours, and a variety of artist features serve as launching points for new explorations. Stunning galleries from today's top artists provide even more glazing ideas.

Colour in Glazes

Colour in Glazes
Author: Linda Bloomfield
Publsiher: Bloomsbury Publishing
Total Pages: 160
Release: 2022-01-13
ISBN: 1789941172
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Colour in Glazes Book Excerpt:

A complete guide to achieving a fantastic spectrum of colourful glazes for the studio potter, Colour in Glazes looks at all the methods of achieving colour in glazes, focusing on colouring oxides in detail, including the newly available rare earth oxides. Types of base glazes and the fluxes used to make them are discussed in relation to colour response. Emphasis is placed on using colouring oxides to achieve depth and variety of colour, rather than just resorting to commercial ceramic stains. The practical aspects of mixing, applying, testing and adjusting glazes are explained and a large section of test tiles and glaze recipes is included, for use on white earthenware, stoneware and porcelain fired in electric, gas and salt kilns. A very useful book aimed at making glazes to achieve the colour you want, and to help you broaden your palette.

Creative Pottery

Creative Pottery
Author: Deb Schwartzkopf
Publsiher: Quarry Books
Total Pages: 192
Release: 2020-06-23
ISBN: 1631598252
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Creative Pottery Book Excerpt:

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. If you need to brush up on the basics, help setting goals, or pointers on how to translate your inspiration into your work, you've come to the right place. The rest of the book is a self-guided journey in which you can choose the techniques and projects that interest you: Go Beyond the Basics and learn how to throw or handbuild a bottomless cylinder. Then explore seams and alterations for projects like a vase, sauce boats, dessert boats, and a citrus juicer. Flatter Forms takes your throwing and trimming horizontal. Make beautiful plates and learn how to make the jump from plate to cake stand. Master Molds and use them to open a new world of possibilities. Make spoons, platters, and asymmetrical shapes like an out-of-round serving dish with molded feet and a thrown rim. Compose with Multiple Shapes to make two-part forms like a butter dish or a stacking set of bowls. Make a pitcher out of two simple forms and then take it further by exploring handles and spouts for a proper teapot. With compelling galleries, artist features, and guided questions for growth throughout, this is a book for potters everywhere that want to go beyond the basics, learn new skills, and unlock their creativity.

Clay Speak Terms Tips Techniques for the New Clay Artist

Clay Speak    Terms  Tips   Techniques for the New Clay Artist
Author: Judith Enright
Publsiher: Lulu.com
Total Pages: 33
Release: 2006-03
ISBN: 1411668006
Category: Electronic Book
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Clay Speak Terms Tips Techniques for the New Clay Artist Book Excerpt:

A handy reference with basic information for anyone interested in exploring the magic of clay. Whether you're new to clay, teaching others, or just curious, "Clay-Speak" is an engaging read, chock full of color photos, cool tips, and more!

paragon ht km series instrucktion and service manual

paragon ht  km series instrucktion and service manual
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Paragon Industries, LP
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2022
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Electronic Book
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

paragon ht km series instrucktion and service manual Book Excerpt:

Kerameiki Techni

Kerameiki Techni
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2002
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Ceramics
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Kerameiki Techni Book Excerpt:

Ceramics Monthly

Ceramics Monthly
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2005
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Ceramics
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Ceramics Monthly Book Excerpt:

Ceramics Art and Perception

Ceramics  Art and Perception
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2002
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Ceramics
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Ceramics Art and Perception Book Excerpt:

Ceramic Review

Ceramic Review
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2004
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Ceramics
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Ceramic Review Book Excerpt:

The Purdue Alumnus

The Purdue Alumnus
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2004
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Electronic Book
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Purdue Alumnus Book Excerpt:

Hands in Clay

Hands in Clay
Author: Charlotte F. Speight,John Toki
Publsiher: McGraw-Hill Humanities, Social Sciences & World Languages
Total Pages: 542
Release: 2004
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Pottery craft
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Hands in Clay Book Excerpt:

This is the only full four-color introductory ceramics text available that combines a thorough appreciation of the aesthetics of ceramic art with extensive discussions of the history of ceramics as well as techniques for working in clay.

Canadian Books in Print

Canadian Books in Print
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 1975
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Canada
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Canadian Books in Print Book Excerpt:

The Complete Guide to Mid Range Glazes

The Complete Guide to Mid Range Glazes
Author: John Britt
Publsiher: Lark Books (NC)
Total Pages: 191
Release: 2014-11-04
ISBN: 9781454707776
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Complete Guide to Mid Range Glazes Book Excerpt:

According to Ceramics Monthly, most 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 much more. See how to boost colors, achieve results that equal high-fire glazing, and stretch your boundaries with new techniques.

Library Journal

Library Journal
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2002
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Libraries
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Library Journal Book Excerpt:

Includes, beginning Sept. 15, 1954 (and on the 15th of each month, Sept.-May) a special section: School library journal, ISSN 0000-0035, (called Junior libraries, 1954-May 1961). Also issued separately.