The Potter's Dictionary of Materials and Techniques / Edition 5

The Potter's Dictionary of Materials and Techniques / Edition 5

by Frank Hamer, Janet Hamer
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0812238109

ISBN-13: 9780812238105

Pub. Date: 01/28/2004

Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.

A reference book for all craft potters which includes up-to-date information on the source and character of materials, the behaviour of clays and glaze materials during forming and firing processes, together with full notes on terminology and historical developments in ceramics.

New topics include raku, salt glaze, green issues and lamination. Recent legislation

Overview

A reference book for all craft potters which includes up-to-date information on the source and character of materials, the behaviour of clays and glaze materials during forming and firing processes, together with full notes on terminology and historical developments in ceramics.

New topics include raku, salt glaze, green issues and lamination. Recent legislation regarding safe work-shop practice and the handling of toxic materials has resulted in two new articles on safety and health hazards.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780812238105
Publisher:
University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.
Publication date:
01/28/2004
Edition description:
Fifth Edition
Pages:
544
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.48(d)

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