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Colour in Clay

Colour in Clay

  • Author: Jane Waller
  • Publisher: Crowood Press
  • ISBN: 9781861261366
  • Category: Crafts & Hobbies
  • Page: 160
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Colour in Clay is a complete study of the particular magic that color oxides and stains in the clay body can bring to throwing, pinching, coiling, inlay, lamination, and sculpture. Ceramist Jane Waller profiles 50 artists from Europe and America, offering detailed and enlightening commentary on their working methods, firing techniques, and sources of inspiration. A collaborative effort by some of the most influential ceramists working today, the book offers a rich pooling of recipes, tips, and ideas that will encourage all potters to explore and experiment with color. Jane Waller has an advanced degree in Ceramics from the Royal College of Art; she has been making Millefiori and Raku ceramics for more than20 years.

The Jurassic Rocks of the Neighbourhood of Caambridge

The Jurassic Rocks of the Neighbourhood of Caambridge

  • Author: N.A
  • Publisher: CUP Archive
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Handbuilt Ceramics

Handbuilt Ceramics

Pinching, Coiling, Extruding, Molding, Slip Casting, Slab Work

  • Author: Kathy Triplett
  • Publisher: Lark Books
  • ISBN: 9781579901844
  • Category: Crafts & Hobbies
  • Page: 160
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Provides an introduction to clay and pottery, plus instructions for eight projects using various methods, such as a basic pot, a coiled planter, and a slip-cast pitcher.

Soil Structure Under Four Land Use Types in the Settlement Neguev, Atlantic Zone of Costa Rica

Soil Structure Under Four Land Use Types in the Settlement Neguev, Atlantic Zone of Costa Rica

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  • Publisher: Bib. Orton IICA / CATIE
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British Encyclopedia

British Encyclopedia

Or, Dictionary of Arts and Sciences, Comprising an Accurate and Popular View of the Present Improved State of Human Knowledge

  • Author: William Nicholson
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Natural history
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Clay Materials Used in Construction

Clay Materials Used in Construction

  • Author: George M. Reeves,Ian Sims,J. C. Cripps
  • Publisher: Geological Society of London
  • ISBN: 9781862391840
  • Category: Science
  • Page: 525
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Concluding the trilogy on geological materials in construction, this authoritative volume reviews many uses of clays, ranging from simple fills to sophisticated products. Comprehensive and international coverage is achieved by an expert team, including geologists, engineers and architects. Packed with information prepared for a wide readership, this unique handbook is also copiously illustrated. The volume is dedicated to the memory of Professor Sir Alec Skempton. Various definitions of 'clay' are explored. Clay mineralogy is described, plus the geological formation of clay deposits and their fundamental materials properties. World and British clay deposits are reviewed and explained. New compositional data are provided for clay formations throughout the stratigraphic column. Investigative techniques and interpretation are considered, ranging from site exploration to laboratory assessment of composition and engineering performance. Major civil engineering applications are addressed, including earthworks, earthmoving and specialized roles utilizing clays. Traditional earthen building is included and shown to dominate construction in places. Clay-based construction materials are detailed, including bricks, ceramics and cements. The volume also includes a comprehensive glossary.

American Edition of the British Encyclopedia

American Edition of the British Encyclopedia

Or, Dictionary of Arts and Sciences ; Comprising an Accurate and Popular View of the Present Improved State of Human Knowledge

  • Author: William Nicholson
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Arts
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The British Encyclopedia

The British Encyclopedia

Or, Dictionary of Arts and Sciences. Comprising an Accurate and Popular View of the Present Improved State of Human Knowledge

  • Author: William Nicholson
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Natural history
  • Page: 712
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Outlines of Mineralogy, Geology, and Mineral Analysis

Outlines of Mineralogy, Geology, and Mineral Analysis

  • Author: Thomas Thomson
  • Publisher: N.A
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  • Category: Geology
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Ceramic Technology for Potters and Sculptors

Ceramic Technology for Potters and Sculptors

  • Author: Yvonne Hutchinson Cuff
  • Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
  • ISBN: 9780812213775
  • Category: Crafts & Hobbies
  • Page: 407
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Demonstrates the technology involved in making and firing ceramics.