The Beginner's Guide to Decorating Pottery
With an emphasis on learning new skills, having fun, and embracing imperfection, The Beginner’s Guide to Decorating Pottery supports your creative process as you explore:
- Basic information on working with clays as well as materials used for decorating.
- Tutorials on color theory, combining form and function, and the importance of keeping a sketchbook.
- Features beautiful photos of various examples of ceramic artworks by 10 different contemporary artists working in clay.
- Beginner-friendly projects that show how to apply surface-design techniques to simple pieces such as coasters, ceramic cheeseboard, ceramic wall hangings, plates, tumblers, vases, planters, and more.
For beginners and those returning to ceramics, the Essential Ceramics Skills series from Quarry Books offers the fundamentals along with fresh, contemporary, and simple projects that build skills progressively.