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The potter's studio clay & glaze handbook : an essential guide to choosing, working, and designing with clay and glaze in the ceramic studio / Jeff Zamek.

Zamek, Jeff. (Author).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Kirtland Community College.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Kirtland Community College Library TT 919.5 .Z36 2009 30538528 General Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781592535224
  • ISBN: 1592535224
  • Physical Description: 176 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
  • Publisher: Beverly, Mass. : Quarry Books, 2009.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
I: Setting up shop -- Follow the clay: a sensible working studio -- A potter's tool chest -- 2: The nature of clay -- What is clay? -- Acquiring clay: buy premixed or mix your own? -- Choosing a ceramics supplier -- Clay body formulas -- Testing clay body formulas -- Troubleshooting clay imperfections -- 3: Glazes -- Glaze chemistry -- Adjusting and testing glazes -- Glaze technique -- Troubleshooting glazes -- 4: Heating ceramic materials -- Inside the kiln -- Firing methods -- Troubleshooting S-crack issues.
Summary, etc.:
Subject: Pottery craft > Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Pottery craft > Equipment and supplies > Handbooks, manuals, etc.

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