Book Sellers Union

Pottery on the Wheel

Pottery on the Wheel by Brand: Allworth Press at Book Sellers Union. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. A classic guide to using the pottery wheel--back in print at last! * Step-by-steps plus 270 close-up photographs * Not only how to do each technique,

Pottery on the Wheel by Brand: Allworth Press (Image #1)
Brand: Brand: Allworth Press
4.2 out of 5 stars with 89 reviews
Condition: New
Availability: In Stock



View More In Pottery & Ceramics.

Product Description & Reviews

A classic guide to using the pottery wheel--back in print at last! * Step-by-steps plus 270 close-up photographs * Not only how to do each technique, but why it works * Great for potters at every level, from beginner to advanced Take the mystery out of throwing clay! Now beginning and advanced potters can learn throwing techniques to create perfectly symmetrical basic forms. This classic book, out of print for many years, is frequently cited as the definitive book on using the wheel. This exciting new edition shows why it has remained a favorite. Step-by-step instructions plus more than 270 black-and-white photographs clearly illustrate how to throw cylindrical and open shapes as well as explaining advanced throwing for teapots, pitchers, and more. With techniques and tools from basic to esoteric, plus appendices on clays, glazes, kilns, and firing, and a glossary of terms, Pottery on the Wheel is the essential guide for any potter with a desire to learn and to develop a signature style.

Additional Information

Brand: Allworth Press
Allworth Press
Pottery & Ceramics
Elsbeth S. Woody
Allworth Press
Publication Date:
Item Weight:
1.31 pounds
Item Size:
0.07 x 1.09 x 0.85 inches
Package Weight:
1.3 pounds
Package Size:
8.3 x 0.7 x 10.8 inches


Have questions about this item, or would like to inquire about a custom or bulk order?

If you have any questions about this product by Brand: Allworth Press, contact us by completing and submitting the form below. If you are looking for a specif part number, please include it with your message.

First Name:
Last Name:
Email Address:
Your Message:

Related Best Sellers

Figures of Speech: Men and Maidens in Ancient Greece
By University of Chicago Press
ean: 9780226244365, isbn: 0226244369,
Over the past two hundred years, thousands of ancient Greek vases have been unearthed. Yet these artifacts remain a challenge: what did the images depicted on these vases actually mean to ancient Greek viewers? In this long-awaited book, Gloria Ferra...

The Craft and Art of Clay (4th Edition)
By Pearson
mpn: illustrations, ean: 9780131844261, isbn: 0131844261,
Written by a well-known ceramist, this best-selling, comprehensive introduction to ceramics adeptly combines the artist's perspective and spirit of creative inspiration with step-by-step, extensively illustrated instruction in the full range of cera...

Ceramics for Beginners: Animals & Figures
By Lark Crafts
ean: 9781454710608, isbn: 1454710608,
Ceramists will welcome the return of this classic guide to creating clay figures—now revised with four new projects, updated galleries, and a fresh introduction!   With plenty of how-to images, this accessible beginner’s guide teaches the art of...

Mastering Hand Building: Techniques, Tips, and Tricks for Slabs, Coils, and More
By Voyageur Press
ean: 9780760352731, isbn: 0760352739,
From pinch pots to coiled boxes to soft slab tableware, mastering hand building is a lifelong pursuit. In this book, Sunshine Cobb covers all the foundational skills, with lessons for constructing both simple and complex forms from clay. Ceramic art...

Scroll To Top

Privacy Policy / Terms of Service / Accessibility Statement
© 2019 - All Rights Reserved.