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Ceramics Monthly: April 1958

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Detail of Alexander the Great taken from a mosaic floor depicting the defeat of the Persian King Darius at the Battle of Issus. This piece clearly shows how the Greeks imitated painting techniques by placing the tesserae close together like painter’s brush strokes. Dating Back to 100 B.C., this mosaic is on display in the Naples Museum.

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Ceramics Monthly: March 1958

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This unfired pot by Edith Heath was one of the results she obtained while experimenting with wheel-created textures. More of her results are described in Oppi Untracht’s article on page 18. 

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Ceramics Monthly: February 1958

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The prize sculpture is 10 inches tall and 11 inches long. The donkey is gray with a blue star on its head and orange-pink inside its ears, mouth and nostrils. Children are dressed in white. Also in this issue a new CM Series—Teaching Techniques.

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Ceramics Monthly: January 1958

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Thrown tea set, by James Crumrine of New York, has a light matt green glaze with an overspray of manganese.

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Ceramics Monthly: December 1957

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In this issue Christmas sculpture, the Creche, making a hanging planter, make your own pottery tools and much more. Cover art by Robert L. Creager.

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Ceramics Monthly: November 1957

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In this issue making a nativity set, tree ornaments, flowers for jewelry and much more. Cover art by Robert L. Creager.

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Ceramics Monthly: October 1957

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Marc Bellaire provides a troubadour motif for decorating pottery. Cover art by Robert L. Creager.

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Ceramics Monthly: September 1957

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This issue includes Special Projects for students, teachers and hobbyists. Cover art by Robert L. Creager.

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Ceramics Monthly: August 1957

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Basic hand-building and decorating techniques combined with a little imagination produce distinctive and functional articles. Article by Verdelle Gray begins on page 18. Cover art by Robert L. Creager.

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Ceramics Monthly: July 1957

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Oppi Untracht shares Penny Shaemers glaze intaglio technique. Cover art by Robert L. Creager.

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