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Resist and Masking Techniques (Ceramics Handbooks)

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Publisher Comments:

The use of wax, paper, clay, and other materials to prevent the effects of heat, fire, smoke, chemical reactions, colors, and glazes from altering or contaminating the surfaces of work is very popular with ceramicists. However, learning to use these techniques can be a long and frustrating process, particularly when complicated by considerations of the state of the clay and the form of glazing to be used.In this book Peter Beard discusses the techniques of masking and resist and gives guidance as to how best to use various materials and firing methods to achieve a wide range of finishes.

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Intended for beginners or for experienced potters, this guide provides a clear introduction to resist and masking techniques, in which wax, paper, clay, and other materials are used to control the effects of heat, fire, smoke, chemical reactions, colors, and glazes on ceramic surfaces. Techniques are illustrated with color and b&w photographs.
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Synopsis:

The use of wax, paper, clay, and other materials to prevent the effects of heat, fire, smoke, chemical reactions, colors, and glazes from altering or contaminating the surfaces of work is very popular with ceramicists. However, learning to use these techniques can be a long and frustrating process, particularly when complicated by considerations of the state of the clay and the form of glazing to be used.

In this book Peter Beard discusses the techniques of masking and resist and gives guidance as to how best to use various materials and firing methods to achieve a wide range of finishes.

Synopsis:

A well illustrated, clearly explained guide to using a wide variety of materials as masks and resists to achieve unusual finishes on clay.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780812216110
Author:
Beard, Peter
Publisher:
University of Pennsylvania Press
Location:
Philadelphia, PA
Subject:
Pottery & Ceramics
Subject:
Miscellaneous
Subject:
Pottery craft
Subject:
Pottery
Subject:
Masks
Subject:
Glass & Glassware
Subject:
Glazing (Ceramics)
Subject:
Glazing.
Subject:
Pottery -- Technique.
Subject:
Crafts-Glass Technique
Copyright:
Series:
Ceramics handbooks
Series Volume:
98-637
Publication Date:
19961031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
128
Dimensions:
9.24x6.20x.46 in. .75 lbs.

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Product details 128 pages A&C Black - English 9780812216110 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , The use of wax, paper, clay, and other materials to prevent the effects of heat, fire, smoke, chemical reactions, colors, and glazes from altering or contaminating the surfaces of work is very popular with ceramicists. However, learning to use these techniques can be a long and frustrating process, particularly when complicated by considerations of the state of the clay and the form of glazing to be used.

In this book Peter Beard discusses the techniques of masking and resist and gives guidance as to how best to use various materials and firing methods to achieve a wide range of finishes.
"Synopsis" by , A well illustrated, clearly explained guide to using a wide variety of materials as masks and resists to achieve unusual finishes on clay.
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