Complete Pottery Techniques: Design, Form, Throw, Decorate and More, with Workshops from Professional Makers
The definitive step-by-step guide to pottery techniques With everything from throwing pottery to firing, glazing to sgraffito, this pottery book is perfect for both handbuilding beginners and potting pros. Be inspired by stunning pieces from top ceramic artists, and discover how to develop your pottery design skills and bring your ideas to life. Step-by-step photographs from the potter's perspective show you exactly where to place your hands when throwing and how much pressure to apply so you can master every technique you need to know. Plus, expert tips help you rescue your pots when things go wrong. Part of the popular Artist's Techniques series, including Artist's Painting Techniques and Artist's Drawing Techniques , Complete Pottery Techniques is the ideal companion for beginners' pottery classes or a trusted reference for the more experienced potter. With contemporary design and ideas, Complete Pottery Techniques enables the modern maker to get their hands dirty and unleash their creativity.