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Ceramics Handbooks

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  1. Lustre

    Lustre

    By Greg Daly

    Series Ceramics Handbooks

    University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.

    In Lustre, ceramic artist Greg Daly demystifies the creation of metallic finishes. This one-of-a-kind full-color handbook puts the iridescent magic of lustre within reach.... Learn More
    Published: 8th December 2011
    Paperback | £21.99
  2. Dry Glazes

    Dry Glazes

    By Jeremy Jernegan

    Series Ceramics Handbooks

    University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.

    This full color handbook provides complete instruction on creating matte and textured ceramic glazes. Dry Glazes contains more than 100 photographic illustrations and more than 270 formulas and recipes for slips, sigillatas, vitreous... Learn More
    Published: 3rd November 2009
    Paperback | £21.99
  3. Coloring Clay

    Coloring Clay

    By Jo Connell

    Series Ceramics Handbooks

    University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.

    Coloring Clay explains the major techniques for working with colored clay. This detailed, practical handbook takes artists from the clay and stain selection process to forming and firing, outlining proven procedures that produce... Learn More
    Published: 23rd October 2007
    Paperback | £21.99
  4. Slipcasting

    Slipcasting

    By Sasha Wardell

    Series Ceramics Handbooks

    University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.

    A straightforward, practical guide for those interested in the boundless possibilities of this ceramic technique. The book contains more than one hundred color illustrations, diagrams, and slip formulas, plus examples of the slipcast... Learn More
    Published: 5th July 2007
    Paperback | £22.99
  5. Coiling

    Coiling

    By Michael Hardy

    Series Ceramics Handbooks

    University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.

    Written for both amateur and expert potters, Coiling offers practical instruction and creative inspiration for employing coils in ceramic work.... Learn More
    Published: 26th June 2006
    Paperback | £20.99
  6. Alternative Kilns

    Alternative Kilns

    By Ian Gregory

    Series Ceramics Handbooks

    University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.

    New ideas for building nontraditional kilns.... Learn More
    Published: 15th June 2005
    Paperback | £20.99
  7. Crystalline Glazes

    Crystalline Glazes

    By Diane Creber

    Series Ceramics Handbooks

    University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.

    This book describes the clays and kilns most suitable for crystalline glazes. It explains how to glaze, provides glaze recipes, and discusses how to fire in both oxidation and reduction conditions. A how-to to this challenging... Learn More
    Published: 27th April 2005
    Paperback | £21.99
  8. Paper Clay

    Paper Clay

    By Rosette Gault

    Series Ceramics Handbooks

    University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.

    Because paper clay is strong when green and light, when fired it offers extraordinary possibilities. This book explains how to make, use, and fire paper clay and paper slips and illustrates the versatility of this material by... Learn More
    Published: 4th February 2005
    Paperback | £21.99
  9. Stoneware

    Stoneware

    By Richard Dewar

    Series Ceramics Handbooks

    University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.

    This book discusses the various considerations to be borne in mind when working at higher temperatures and shows the myriad techniques and glazes that can be used to achieve excellent results.... Learn More
    Published: 15th November 2002
    Paperback | £21.99
  10. Ceramics and Print

    Ceramics and Print

    By Paul Scott

    Series Ceramics Handbooks

    University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.

    For this new edition Ceramics and Print has been significantly expanded and treats recent developments in the use of the photocopier, laser printer, and computer-generated prints.... Learn More
    Published: 5th February 2002
    Paperback | £22.99
  11. Glazes Cone 6

    Glazes Cone 6

    1240 C / 2264 F

    By Michael Bailey

    Series Ceramics Handbooks

    University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.

    The exceptionally wide variety of glazes and glazing techniques possible at this popular temperature are fully explored in this excellent resource.... Learn More
    Published: 5th June 2001
    Paperback | £22.99
  12. The Electric Kiln

    The Electric Kiln

    By Harry Fraser

    Series Ceramics Handbooks

    University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.

    A complete manual on how to install an electric kiln, how to use it properly, and how to maintain and repair it.... Learn More
    Published: 20th October 2000
    Paperback | £24.99
  13. Handbuilding

    Handbuilding

    By Michael Hardy

    Series Ceramics Handbooks

    University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.

    All forms of traditional handbuilding are clearly described and beautifully illustrated in color.... Learn More
    Published: 21st June 2000
    Paperback | £24.99
  14. Soda Glazing

    Soda Glazing

    By Ruthanne Tudball

    Series Ceramics Handbooks

    University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.

    Soda glazing is the environmentally safe alternative to firing a salt kin.... Learn More
    Published: 1st October 1995
    Paperback | £20.99