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Contemporary Books, 2001 - Crafts & Hobbies - 120 pages

Teach Yourself Pottery gives you examples of different techniques, from simple to advanced, for molding clay, packing and firing a kiln, decorating, and glazing.

Abundant color photography--on virtually every page--provides inspiration for:

  • Selecting materials and tools
  • Accomplishing suggested projects
  • Developing original ideas
  • Mastering skills and techniques

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5 Glazes 69
Methods of working clay
Decoration before firing 58

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About the author (2001)

John Gale is a practing artist and craftsperson and works in many disciplines including ceramics, painting and writing.

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