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Ceramics and Pottery

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Welcome

Welcome! This library research guide provides an introduction to library resources related to Ceramics and Pottery courses.

This guide will assist you in finding books, e-books, scholarly journal articles, streaming videos, websites, and more that will help you research topics in this subject.

 

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Art & Architecture Source Database

Art & Architecture Source is the largest full-text art research database covering fine, decorative and commercial art, as well as architecture and architectural design. With strong international coverage, it offers hundreds of full-text art journals, magazines and books, plus detailed indexing and abstracts and thousands of images.

 

 

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Ceramics: A Beginner's Guide to Tools and Techniques

This comprehensive guide covers the materials, tools, methods, and techniques for making original ceramic pieces in a wide range of forms. From hand sculpting to pinching, wheel throwing to slip casting, here you’ll find easy-to-follow instructions accompanied by beautiful photographs to make the world of ceramics clear and exciting. Readers will also learn about glazes, firing techniques, decorating tips, and much more.

Pottery Making Techniques: A Pottery Making Illustrated Handbook

Technique-related articles and materials that have been published in Pottery Making Illustrated (PMI). This book will provide the reader with some of the most popular and asked for out-of-print techniques published in PMI since the first issue was published in 1994. Articles will span wheel throwing and handbuilding. This will be the first in a planned series of PMI handbooks.

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Ceramics: SC4 Art Archives

This library research guide contains a list of artists who have created works in the ceramic medium that are held in the SC4 Art Archives. View their works here!

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CredoReference Topic Page: Pottery

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