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Making pottery you can use / Jacqui Atkin.

Atkin, Jacqui, (author.).

Available copies

  • 1 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jay Co PL - Portland 666.3 A873 (Text) 76383000448568 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Spencer Co PL - Rockport Main Library 738.1 ATK (Text) 70741000146355 Adult Non Fiction Checked out 10/05/2017
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 738.1 ATKIN (Text) 33946003230666 New Books . 2nd Floor Checked out 09/30/2017

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 Educational Series, Inc., 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 > Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Genre: Handbooks and manuals.

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