|Publish Date:||Jun 2009|
|Number of Pages:||176|
|Shipping Weight (in pounds):||1.47|
|Product in Inches (L x W x H):||8.04 x 0.58 x 10.26|
Zamak, a successful ceramic consultant and author, provides a rich trove of advice for the serious hobbyist and the professional ceramicist. He offers preventive troubleshooting techniques and information about clay body formulas, glazes, studio layout, and planning a ceramic business.
Every potter--home enthusiast to the art center doyenne--needs practical guidance on choosing and using clays and glazes in his or her work. Mastering clays and glazes is a feat of both art and science, and navigating everyday issues in the pottery studio requires an understanding of both fields. With The Potter's Studio Clay and Glaze Handbook, the art and science of ceramics is explored with accessible authority and insight. Whether choosing a high-fire clay or applying a high-impact engobe, any potter's craft will be enhanced and inspired by this book.