Hands in Clay with Expertise by Charlotte SpeightHands in Clay with Expertise by Charlotte Speight

Hands in Clay with Expertise

byCharlotte Speight, John Toki

Book & Toy | August 14, 2003

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Hands in Clay is the only introductory ceramics text featuring all three essential elements: techniques for working in clay, a thorough appreciation of the aesthetics of ceramic art, and extensive coverage of the history of ceramics.
John Toki, a member of the faculty at the California College of Arts & Crafts, has worked in the ceramics industry for over thirty years & has coauthored two ceramics textbooks.
Title:Hands in Clay with ExpertiseFormat:Book & ToyDimensions:10 × 8 × 1.6 inPublished:August 14, 2003Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0072950706

ISBN - 13:9780072950700


Table of Contents

Part 1: Shaping the Past

1. An Introduction to Clay

2. Early Western Asia and the Mediterranean

3. Asia

4. Africa

5. Indigenous America

6. Europe

7. The United States

8. Worldwide Interaction

Part 2: Shaping the Present

9. The Artist's Vision

10. Getting Started

11. Handbuilding

12. Large Sculpture, Installations, Architectural Work

13. Wheel

14. Molds

15. Texture, Color, and Glaze

16. Firing

17. Setting Up Your Studio