The Complete Potter

9780812233018: Hardback
Release Date: 29th September 1994

25 color, 71 b/w illus.

Dimensions: 254 x 191

Number of Pages: 96

Series The Complete Potter

University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.

The Complete Potter

Sawdust Firing

Hardback / £32.00


1. Introduction
2. The relationship between form and smoke
3. Body stains, slips and lustres
4. Terra sigillata
5. Fuming
6. Sawdust and saggars
7. Resist techniques in firing
8. Sawdust kilns
9. Related firing techniques

Technical notes
List of suppliers

"Provides a brief introduction to this pottery process, discusses ways in which the clay and fire interact, and the color effects that can be achieved, and examines various types of sawdust firing through the work of different potters, who describe their methods. Illustrated with color and b&w photos."—Book News, Inc.