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Contemporary Tableware

Contemporary Tableware

Posted On December 17, 2012 Comments Off on Contemporary Tableware


Tableware has occupied a special place in our kitchens and dining rooms for thousands of years, and continues to enchant us today. Ranging from the purely functional to the fine and delicate, the evolution of domestic pots tells us much about our changing tastes and habits, and the wider art and cultural movements that have influenced their decoration and forms.

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Colour in Glazes

Posted On November 13, 2012 0 Comments

If you’re looking for a concise, yet authoritative book on the basics of developing your own glazes and experimenting with color, this is it. Linda Bloomfield, who holds a PhD in Materials Science and has been working in ceramics for more than 40 years, serves as the perfect candidate to bridge science and art. Colour in Glazes is amply illustrated with finished works and test tiles.