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Practical Solutions for Potters by Gil Bliss

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SKU:
BKPRASOLPOT
Author:
Gill Bliss
ISBN-10:
0806963077
ISBN-13:
978-0806963075
Cover Style:
Hardcover
Number of Pages:
192 pages
Dimensions:
8.5 x 0.8 x 11.8 inches
Publisher:
Sterling Publications

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Product Overview

Why is your pot misshapen? Why do the handles break off? How do you bring old, dried-out clay back to life? Get an expert's tried and true answers to the most common questions potters ask about their craft. Here are just a few: * How do I choose the equipment for my needs, and check, repair, and replace elements? * What are the secrets of rolling clay out smoothly and spraying glazes? * Which methods work best for reducing clay shrinkage, preparing clay for storage, and mixing clay to the right consistency? * Are there easy-to-make recipes for grog, slip, and colored pastes? * Can anything stop my pots from cracking? * Which is the right clay for the right project? * Why do my sculptures explode in the kiln, and will hollowing them out help? * If I fire my parts separately, what is the best way to reattach them? With thousands of practical solutions to try out, you'll find just the help you're looking for!