IN THIS POST!!!
you will find links to technical information needed and/or helpful for this course. You are required to know some of the information as noted.
The majority of the rest is from Ceramic Arts Daily, and serves as supplemental information to what is discussed /demonstrated in class, what is in your textbook, or other reference books in the lab. There are always a number of ways to express your ideas!!
Please note that all of these .pdf files are in GOOGLE DOCS. However, you do not need a google account to access the information. Just Click.
REQUIRED INFO! quizzes begin after October break
- Tools, Clays, Clay Bodies
- Hand building basics, as discussed in class.
Below is a great resource if you have not yet looked at it:
Hand Building Techniques *
- THREE DIMENSIONAL DESIGN BASICS: a LEXICON
- GLAZE and UNDERGLAZE BASICS
- MIXING OUR STUDIO CLAY BODIES
TECHNIQUES/TECHNICAL Ceramic Arts Daily Postings:
* will be covered over the semester
Drape Molding *
Combining Building Techniques *
Slip Inlay on Bisqueware *
Persnickity Porcelain *
Ceramic “Applique,” Kari Radasch*
Relief Etching with Shellac Resist *
Low-Relief Surfacing (not so low, I think)
Sgraffito Basics *
Casting Slips *
I will continue to add more here as I see postings that are interesting.
Similarly, if you have signed up to receive Ceramic Arts Daily and find one that you would like to
share, please send the URL to me.
Image transfer * more info coming, for now I have a book...
– ceramic decal
– silkscreening/stamping underglaze
PLASTER AND MOLD-MAKING INFORMATION:
the one-piece mold