Ceramics Masterclass: Creative Techniques Of 100 Great Artists

August 11, 2020|
Ceramics Masterclass: Creative Techniques Of 100 Great Artists by Louisa Taylor
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Ceramics Masterclass examines 100 great pieces of ceramics from history and explores how they were made, what they do well and what we can learn from them. 

The subject of ceramics is steeped in history and tradition. For thousands of years humans have exploited the versatile qualities of clay as a material to produce items ranging from humble utilitarian vessels, right through to exquisite works of art. Louisa Taylor explores this diverse discipline by showcasing 100 of the most innovative and inspiring artists past and present, analysing the techniques and methods used to create the works, and the concepts which underpin their creative process. The book shows how to recreate intricate still-life dioramas like fifteenth-century artist Bernard Palissy, explore narrative like Grayson Perry and convey sensitivity to material like Phoebe Cummings

Arranged thematically, Ceramics Masterclass will include chapters on vessels, decorative pieces, function, figurative works, conceptual pieces and installations.

  • Explores the artistic process, methodology and techniques of 100 great artists 
  • In-depth ceramic techniques section covering skills integral to working with clay 
  • Includes historical and contemporary examples 
  • Represents a global perspective of the field, including dynamic and ground-breaking approaches to clay 
Perfect for students, amateurs and professionals, this book will represent a global perspective of historical and contemporary approaches to clay and be a catalyst for discovery and intrigue
Louisa Taylor graduated from the Royal College of Art, London, in 2006 with a Masters degree in Ceramics & Glass. Since graduating, she has been featured in respected design publications, and her work has also earned design and development awards. Alongside making her own range of tableware, Louisa lectures on ceramics for the BA (Hons...
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Title:Ceramics Masterclass: Creative Techniques Of 100 Great ArtistsFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:288 pages, 9.75 X 8.2 X 1.1 inShipping dimensions:288 pages, 9.75 X 8.2 X 1.1 inPublished:11 août 2020Publisher:Frances Lincoln AdultLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0711254079

ISBN - 13:9780711254077

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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