The 9th and 10th centuries saw an interested Spanish Caliphate yearn for the pottery objects and styles of the Islamic clay potters who were known experts in the field of ceramic ware production.
Having covered how clay is prepared here, its now time to look at the different fabrication techniques in pottery and ceramics. Building figures with clay is natural to humans. Give someone a ball of plastic clay and...
My collection of Beswick Rupert Bear Figurines for sale. Photographs and descriptions of models I own, and a bit about the Beswick designers and significance of Backstamps.
Ever wanted to make something cute out of clay? How about a turtle or two? They are easy and fun to make and you can sell them or give them as gifts to friends and family!
In Creating Life-Like Figures in Polymer Clay, author Katherine Dewey covers how to sculpt human figures for different scales, ages, races, and physical fitness levels. As an added bonus, Dewey covers excellent...
There once was a superstitious belief that a celadon piece of pottery would break or change color if poison food were placed inside of it.
You really don't need bezels to create great art and mixed media jewelry-making projects with two-part epoxy clay. With a teflon sheet to put the project on to dry and cure and a little imagination, there are endless...
Decorate terra cotta pots for fun and for gifts. This is an easy satisying craft for you and the family.
Original American ceramic works of interest were made in Pennsylvania in the mid-1700s. Functional everyday-use pottery objects were made . . . without any decorative value though.
Water-based Varathane isn't just for wood floors anymore. Most crafters use it as an effective, durable polymer clay glaze too.