A unique visual directory of pottery techniques, with guidance on how to use them by Peter Cosentino
Publisher: Search Press
Edition: BC Paperback
Size: 222x222 mm
The new and up-to-date edition of the popular and comprehensive pottery book by ceramics expert Peter Cosentino.
Inside, discover all the major pottery techniques used the world over, from time-honoured traditional methods to exciting new developments. These include coiling, combing, resist decoration, sgraffito, slabbing and texturing clay. Once you've learnt these essential techniques, put your new skills into practice with a wealth of inspirational examples, ranging from bowls, vases and cups, to plaques, spheres and sculpture.
In addition, advice on materials and equipment is provided to help you on your crafting journey, including kilns, glazes, moulds and more. Finally, a gallery of stunning images is featured throughout the book, demonstrating an array of beautiful designs by established potters and ceramicists that will inspire both beginner and experienced potters.