Cover design by Robert L. Creager from a 16th century sketch of a potter working on the wheel.
This issue features Scandinavian potters, Ivan Mestrovic, enameling, decorating lessons and much more.
Carlton Atherton writes on pottery today.
The feature by Jean O’Hara is the first of a series of informative photo-lessons and text on the art of enameling.
Our cover story this month features 18th century potter Josiah Wedgwood written by Henry Bollman.
In this issue Carlton Atherton, Ohio State University Professor of Ceramics, explains the difference between decoration and ornamentation.
J. Sheldon Carey introduces “upside-down throwing” as a way to make a very tall pot in one section. The method is unorthodox—but for Carey it works. The potter heads the Ceramic Division of the Design Department at the University of Kansas.
The ceramics and traditions of Japan today as reported by a traveling American potter Walter Donald Kring.
This month features articles on glazes and techniques, decorating with frits, ceramic sculpture and much more.