Now available on DVD, these videos take your students into the studio for an over-the-shoulder look at the various skills and techniques demonstrated by professional artists and ceramicists. They are suitable for Grade 5 through adult learners.
Glazing and Firing — Basic information on the firing process and glaze chemistry. Electric, gas, and barrel firing are discussed, glaze types are compared, and oxidation/reduction is defined.
Handbuilt Pottery — Three potters demonstrate coil, hard slab, soft slab and press mold techniques using stoneware, raku, and porcelain.
Handbuilt Clay Sculpture — An artist combines the techniques of hard slab, soft slab, and press molds to create a sculpture and demonstrates barrel firing.
Wheel Thrown Pottery — Start-to-finish demonstration of wheel throwing techniques, followed by trimming, handle attachment, bisquing, glazing and firing to finish a piece.
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