9780072519518

Hands in Clay

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  • ISBN13:

    9780072519518

  • ISBN10:

    0072519517

  • Edition: 5th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 8/8/2003
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages
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Summary

This is the only full four-color introductory ceramics text available that combines a thorough appreciation of the aesthetics of ceramic art with extensive discussions of the history of ceramics as well as techniques for working in clay.

Table of Contents

Shaping the Past
An Introduction to Clay
Early Western Asia and the Mediterranean
Asia
Africa
Indigenous America
Europe
The United States
Worldwide Interaction
Shaping the Present
The Artist's Vision
Getting Started
Handbuilding
Large Sculpture, Installations, Architectural Work
Wheel
Molds
Texture, Color, and Glaze
Firing
Setting Up Your Studio
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