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The Resource The potter's studio handbook : a start-to-finish guide to hand-built and wheel-thrown ceramics, Kristen Müller

The potter's studio handbook : a start-to-finish guide to hand-built and wheel-thrown ceramics, Kristen Müller

Label
The potter's studio handbook : a start-to-finish guide to hand-built and wheel-thrown ceramics
Title
The potter's studio handbook
Title remainder
a start-to-finish guide to hand-built and wheel-thrown ceramics
Statement of responsibility
Kristen Müller
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Pottery making and wheel throwing is a timeless craft, perfect for beginner crafters and artisans who don't mind getting their hands dirty. Even if you haven't touched clay since your childhood art class, let The Potter's Studio Handbook guide you through the process of designing and equipping your own ceramic studio, teaching you techniques that will have you generating clay projects in no time. Once the techniques are mastered, this guide will remain an invaluable resource to all clay artists, one that will stay in the studio for years to come. A veteran instructor teaches hand-building and wheel-throwing techniques using full-color photographs, and diagrams with a reassuring voice. Each step is illustrated for creating beautiful, functional projects at home; such as teapots, vases, dinner plates, and more. Shares pottery tips that help you select and prepare clay, construct slab projects, throw and center clay on the wheel, experiment with glazes, fire your project to perfection, and much more. This is the perfect guide for all levels to enjoy and master the art of pottery
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Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Müller, Kristin
Dewey number
  • 738.142
  • 738.1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TT920
LC item number
.M85 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Backyard series
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  • Pottery
  • Pottery craft
  • Pottery craft
  • Pottery craft
  • Artists' studios
  • Pottery craft
  • Pottery craft
  • Artists' studios
  • Pottery craft
  • Pottery craft
  • Pottery craft
  • Pottery craft
  • Artists' studios
Label
The potter's studio handbook : a start-to-finish guide to hand-built and wheel-thrown ceramics, Kristen Müller
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 184-185) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Studio requirements, and properties of clay. Your studio ; Tools and equipment ; Clay ; Preliminary clay techniques ; Hand building ; Throwing on the potter's wheel ; Decorative and finishing techniques ; Ceramic kilns and firing work ; How to fire in an electric kiln -- A step-by-step guide to hand-building, and pottery wheel projects. Hand-building projects ; Beginning wheel projects ; Intermediate wheel projects
Control code
ocn933568020
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
192 pages
Isbn
9780785833161
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Stock number
1410888
System control number
(OCoLC)933568020
Label
The potter's studio handbook : a start-to-finish guide to hand-built and wheel-thrown ceramics, Kristen Müller
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 184-185) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Studio requirements, and properties of clay. Your studio ; Tools and equipment ; Clay ; Preliminary clay techniques ; Hand building ; Throwing on the potter's wheel ; Decorative and finishing techniques ; Ceramic kilns and firing work ; How to fire in an electric kiln -- A step-by-step guide to hand-building, and pottery wheel projects. Hand-building projects ; Beginning wheel projects ; Intermediate wheel projects
Control code
ocn933568020
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
192 pages
Isbn
9780785833161
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Stock number
1410888
System control number
(OCoLC)933568020

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