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Simon Leach's Pottery Handbook [With 2 DVDs]
Simon Leach's Pottery Handbook [With 2 DVDs]
by Simon Leach
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At one time or another, every potter gets frustrated at the wheel. Whether struggling to center the clay or attach a handle with precision, potters of all levels crave advice and answers, and world-renowned ceramicist and YouTube sensation Simon Leach... (read more)

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Potters Bible (Internal Wire- Bound)
Potters Bible (Internal Wire- Bound)
by Marylin Scott
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An essential illustrated reference for both beginner and advanced potters, these step-by-step photographic sequences guide you through a comprehensive range of shaping, firing and decorating techniques, so you can begin making wonderful ceramics even if... (read more)

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Pottery Analysis: A Sourcebook
Pottery Analysis: A Sourcebook
by Prudence M. Rice
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A rich and comprehensive sourcebook, Pottery Analysis draws together diverse approaches to the study of pottery—archaeological, ethnographic, stylistic, functional, and physicochemical. Prudence M. Rice uses pottery as a starting point for... (read more)

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Setting Up Your Ceramic Studio: Ideas & Plans for Working Artists (Lark Ceramics Book)
Setting Up Your Ceramic Studio: Ideas & Plans for Working Artists (Lark Ceramics Book)
by Virginia Scotchie
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Take a photographic tour of 10 beautiful ceramics studios, and discover exactly how and why each workspace design meets the artist's needs.... (read more)

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The Mosaic Book: Ideas, Projects & Techniques
The Mosaic Book: Ideas, Projects & Techniques
by Peggy Vance
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Practical and inspiring, this guide to the ancient art of mosaic features dazzling designs for home and garden, with step-by-step projects, trace-off patterns, and an ample array of color photos.... (read more)

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The Polymer Clay Techniques Book
The Polymer Clay Techniques Book
by Sue Heaser
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Everyone can achieve great results with polymer clay. With the 50+ techniques in this book, readers can create polymer clay buttons or boxes or anything in between. Starting with the very basics (such as rolling, baking and gluing), it then moves on to... (read more)

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The Potter's Workbook
The Potter's Workbook
by Clary Illian
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In A Potter's Workbook, renowned studio potter and teacher Clary Illian presents a textbook for the hand and the mind. Her aim is to provide a way to see, to make, and to think about the forms of wheel-thrown vessels; her information and inspiration... (read more)

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The Glaze Book
The Glaze Book
by Stephen Murfitt
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In this practical and workshop-friendly book, more than 1,000 glazes are illustrated so readers can see the color and surface response each offers. Covers utilitarian domestic ware and decorative ceramics, as well as firing and glazing techniques for... (read more)

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Glaze: The Ultimate Ceramic Artist's Guide to Glaze and Color
Glaze: The Ultimate Ceramic Artist's Guide to Glaze and Color
by Brian Taylor
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Anyone who loves creating ceramics knows that glazing can be a labor of great love or the bane of the entire ceramic process. In the instructional and inspirational Glaze, potters will find a wealth of guidance on the glazing process as several of today... (read more)

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The Complete Potter
The Complete Potter
by Steve Mattison
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Heavily illustrated with more than 600 how-to photos, "The Complete Potter" takes those interested in learning pottery through every phase of the craft, from clay to kiln. Separate sections explain clays, design, clay preparation, tools, throwing and... (read more)

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Sawdust Firing (Complete Potter)
Sawdust Firing (Complete Potter)
by Karin Hessenberg
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Sawdust firing is a random and unpredictable technique which depends for its color and effect not on glaze, but on a direct relationship between clay and fire. This book demonstrates the work of potters who have developed ways of controlling and... (read more)

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250 Tips, Techniques, and Trade Secrets for Potters (09 Edition)
250 Tips, Techniques, and Trade Secrets for Potters (09 Edition)
by Jacqui Atkin
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(back cover) The indispensable compendium of essential knowledge and troubleshooting tips Just like having an expert on call 24 hours a day with answers to any ceramic questions or dilemmas you might have Step-by-step photographs, diagrams, and clear... (read more)

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Alternative Kilns (Ceramics Handbooks)
Alternative Kilns (Ceramics Handbooks)
by Ian Gregory
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The art of kiln building has survived for centuries without many changes to its basic principles. This book offers radically new ideas and different approaches to the age-old skill. The Alternative Kiln takes a fresh look at the process of kiln building,... (read more)

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Centering in Pottery, Poetry, and the Person
Centering in Pottery, Poetry, and the Person
by Mary Carol Richards
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A flowing collection of poetry that is also a guide for life.... (read more)

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Inside Japanese Ceramics: Primer of Materials, Techniques, and Traditions
Inside Japanese Ceramics: Primer of Materials, Techniques, and Traditions
by Richard L. Wilson
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This practical and supremely useful manual is the first comprehensive, hands-on introduction to Japanese ceramics. The Japanese ceramics tradition is without compare in its technical and stylistic diversity, its expressive content, and the level of... (read more)

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Working With Paperclay and Other Additives
Working With Paperclay and Other Additives
by Anne Lightwood
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Using fibers with clay is not a new idea, but using fibers absorbed within the structure of the clay body is a concept that has recently, and rapidly, taken root among potters. Paperclay is now widely recognized as a material which allows great freedom... (read more)

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Magic: Stage Illusions, Special Effects and Trick Photography
Magic: Stage Illusions, Special Effects and Trick Photography
by Albert A. Hopkins
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Standard work on classic stage illusions performed by Robert-Houdin, Bautier de Kolta, Maskelyne and others. Detailed descriptions of techniques of fire eaters, sword swallowers, jugglers, acrobats, etc. Also ancient magic, automatons, magic photography,... (read more)

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Magic of Ceramics
Magic of Ceramics
by David W Richerson
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What do the following things have in common: the space shuttle, cosmetics, color TVs, concrete, and kayaks? Ceramics! All these items are made of or include ceramics, the most common and diverse of all materials - yet most of us would be surprised at its... (read more)

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Comic Angels: And Other Approaches to Greek Drama Through Vase-Paintings
Comic Angels: And Other Approaches to Greek Drama Through Vase-Paintings
by Oliver Taplin
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This book opens up a neglected chapter in the reception of Athenian drama, especially comedy; and it gives stage-center to a particularly attractive and entertaining series of vase-paintings, hitherto regarded as marginal curiosities. These are the so... (read more)

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Mosaic Magic
Mosaic Magic
by Angie Weston
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Mosaic Magic offers 15 stylish and practical mosaic projects for the home and garden along with project variations, additional ideas and a comprehensive section on materials and techniques. Whether the reader is a beginner or looking to improve their... (read more)

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