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Elize Roodt was altyd gefassineer deur die vermoe van kunstenaars om hul emosies deur middel van hul kunswerke uit te beeld en vas te vang. Toe sy jonk was, is kuns nie beskou as æn lewensvatbare beroep nie. Sy het dus mikrobiologie gaan studeer, maar was altyd besig met skeppende stokperdjies.
A sumptuously illustrated book featuring 46 examples from The Frick s remarkable collection of French fifteenth-, sixteenth and seventeenth century enamels."
With a journey that begins in the dusty city of Jingdezhen in China and travels on to Venice, Versailles, Dublin, Dresden, the Appalachian Mountains of South Carolina and the hills of Cornwall, this book tells the history of porcelain.
The Potter's Dictionary of Materials and Techniques is an authoritative survey of all aspects of making ceramics for craft potters and ceramic artists.
People collect to connect with the past, personal and historic, to exercise some small and perfect degree of control over a carefully chosen portion of the world. The Grain of the Clay is Allen S. Weiss's engaging exploration of the meaning and practice of collecting through his relationship with Japanese ceramics.
Nearly all glass makers (unless they are blowing glass) need moulds which can go in the kiln, as part of the process of creating their work. This book will introduce all the mould-making techniques for casting glass, with detailed information on materials, recipes for mould mixes, methods and applications.
A jeweler with an established reputation throughout the world, Louis Comfort Tiffany was the spearhead of the Art Nouveau movement in the United States. However, his most famous success is his lamps in mosaic of glass.
Filled with dazzling color and dynamic forms, this comprehensive volume on Dale Chihuly, one of America's foremost artists working with glass, proves that the medium has transcended the decorative arts, and become a means of contemporary artistic expression in its own right.
This history of the Corning glass industry is a rich storehouse of information for anyone trying to identify pieces of cut or engraved glass. It combines a study of craftsmen and technique in Corning from 1868 to the present with hitherto unpublished catalogue material from the Corning archives.
A study of the pagenstecher-lekythoi - the type of container for annointing oil, first described by R. Pegenstecher.
This volume discusses and illustrates the work of modern masters of traditional ceramics from Bangladesh, Sweden, various parts of the United States, Turkey and Japan. It aims to appeal to anyone interested in pottery and the study of folklore and folk art.
Written by Bernard Leach, the father of British studio pottery, this seminal book is the first treatise to be written by a potter on the workshop traditions handed down from the greatest period of Chinese ceramics in the Sung dynasty. With this book, potters can learn everything from how to adapt recipes for pigments and glazes to designing kilns.