Pottery Books

Gardner, Liza: The Handmade Tile Book (4816)

New Holland 2nd imp 1999
square format 4to, glazed pictorial boards in a similar d/w M/F 650 gms
(Order reference 4816)

Make your own original tiles--this book has all you need to know to design and make your own tiles and to experiment with colour, shape, texture and size. Includes twenty projects using a variety of techniques and effects and offers advice on the different types of clays and their properties, mixing and applying glazes, drying and firing and techniques like sprigging, incising and sgraffito. All with concise instructions with colour photographs.