On the Cover: Mosaics Then and Now
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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In this issue:
Pic of the Month
SPECIAL FEATURE! Mosaics: Then and Now by Lawrence A. Hatch
Fingers for Decorating by Henry Bollman
Pottery from Blocks of Clay by Edris Eckhardt
Stoneware: Stoneware Clay Bodies (Part 5) by F. Carlton Ball
Enameling: Silver Plated Steel by Nelly Allan
Enameler’s Column by Kathe Berl
Underglaze: Effective Printing demonstrated by Marc Bellaire
Answers to Questions
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