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Making pottery you can use / Jacqui Atkin.

Atkin, Jacqui, (author.).

Available copies

  • 7 of 7 copies available at NC Cardinal.

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0 current holds with 7 total copies.

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Haywood County Main Library 738.1 Atkin (Text) 33115007650613 Adult Nonfiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780764168734
  • ISBN: 0764168738
  • Physical Description: 224 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
  • Edition: First edition for North America.
  • Publisher: Hauppauge, New York : Barron's, 2017.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Plates that stack, lids that fit, spouts that pour, handles that stay on"--Cover.
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Before you begin -- Cups & mugs -- Pitchers & boats -- Plates & platers -- Bowls, dishes & casseroles -- Teapots -- Making methods.
Summary, etc.:
Create cups, mugs, bowls, and more pieces that are perfect for you! Everyone who owns a beloved mug that has just the right handle, an agreeably deep cereal bowl, or a plate that fits perfectly in the dishwasher knows that once you've found these pieces, you wish you had more of them. You will learn how to create the pieces that will work best for you. Each element of the creative process is explained, including: deciding the function of the item; working out proportions and making basic drawings; choosing the right clay and tools; design decisions, techniques to consider, variations to contemplate; picking the best method: throwing, slabbing, or coiling; choosing food-safe glazes; and more. This book explains how to throw and hand-build pieces that are beautiful and practical, from plates, cups, and saucers to casserole dishes, pitchers, and tureens.
Subject: Pottery craft.
Pottery craft > Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Genre: Handbooks and manuals.

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