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Author Carey, Stuart (Ceramic artist), author.

Title From clay to kiln : a beginner's guide to the potter's wheel / Stuart Carey ; photography by Alun Callender.

Publication Info. New York : Lark, [2019]
1 hold on first copy returned of 1 copy


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor  New Shelf  738.1 CAR    DUE 01-29-20
1 copy being processed for PAS Central Library On Order.
Description 160 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
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volume nc rdacarrier
Note Includes index.
Contents Preparing and hand building -- Throwing -- Finishing your vessel -- Decoration: glazing and firing.
Summary Learn the essentials of wheel-thrown pottery with this approachable and indispensable reference.   Pottery has become increasingly popular, and beginners interested in taking up the hobby will find this all-inclusive guide to wheel-thrown pottery invaluable. Award-winning ceramist Stuart Carey outlines the steps and intricacies of the craft, from preparing your materials to firing your piece in a kiln. You'll work through techniques designed to help you gain a familiarity with the different characteristics of the clay, create classic forms, mix your own glazes, and master the skills needed to make your own beautiful pieces. Stunning visuals and instructive step-by-step photography offer abundant inspiration and valuable guidance, whether you're an absolute beginner or a practicing potter who has already logged hours at the studio.
Subject Pottery craft.
Added Author Callender, Alun, photographer.
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