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Complete Pottery Techniques: Design, Form, Throw, Decorate and More, with Workshops from Professional Makers

Complete Pottery Techniques: Design, Form, Throw, Decorate and More, with Workshops from Professional Makers

Discover how to develop your pottery design skills and bring your ideas to life from start to finish. Covering every technique from throwing pottery to firing, glazing to sgraffito, this pottery book is perfect for both handbuilding beginners and potting pros. Step-by-step photog... read full description below.

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ISBN 9780241381854
Barcode 9780241381854
Published 20 August 2019 by Dorling Kindersley Publishers
Format Hardback
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Author(s) By DK
Consultant editor Jos, Jess
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ISBN-13 9780241381854
ISBN-10 0241381851
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
Imprint DK
Publication Date 20 August 2019
International Publication Date 23 August 2019
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Author(s) By DK
Consultant editor Jos, Jess
Category Ceramic Arts, Pottery, Glass
Handicrafts
Number of Pages 256
Dimensions Width: 220mm
Height: 262mm
Spine: 28mm
Weight 1,362g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Pottery craft - Technique
NBS Text Handicrafts, Arts & Crafts
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code 738.14
Catalogue Code 991312

Description of this Book

Discover how to develop your pottery design skills and bring your ideas to life from start to finish. Covering every technique from throwing pottery to firing, glazing to sgraffito, this pottery book is perfect for both handbuilding beginners and potting pros. Step-by-step photographs from the potter's perspective show you exactly where to place your hands when throwing so you can master every technique you need to know. Plus, expert tips help you rescue your pots when things go wrong. The next in the popular Artist's Techniques series, this book is the ideal companion for pottery classes of any level, or a go-to guide and inspiration for the more experienced potter looking to expand their repertoire and perfect new skills. With contemporary design and ideas, Complete Pottery Techniques enables the modern maker to unleash their creativity.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 4 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Jess Jos, the consultant and main author, is an experienced potter and teacher. She enjoys experimenting with wheel-thrown and handbuilt pieces, creating bespoke commissions for private clients and restaurants. Jess has a BA in Ceramics from Camberwell Art College and is a craftsperson in residence at Stepney City Farm, London. Several other contributors ensure the book covers a broad range of styles.

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