My work was recently published in a book called ‘The Encyclopedia of Pottery Techniques’, a visual directory with step-by step instructions of the full range of pottery techniques such as throwing, hand building, sculpting, glazing and decorating ceramics. I’m honoured to be in a book featuring the work of my teachers such as David Roberts and Magdalene Odundo, alongside ceramists I deeply admire such as Hans Coper, Lucie Rie, and Esther Beck. Sincerest thanks to author Peter Cosentino and Quarto Publishing for including me in this beautiful book!
The new and up-to-date edition of the popular and comprehensive pottery book by ceramics expert Peter Cosentino.Inside, discover all the major pottery techniques used the world over, from time-honoured traditional methods to exciting new developments. These include coiling, combing, resist decoration, sgraffito, slabbing and texturing clay. Once you’ve learnt these essential techniques, put your new skills into practice with a wealth of inspirational examples, ranging from bowls, vases and cups, to plaques, spheres and sculpture.In addition, advice on materials and equipment is provided to help you on your crafting journey, including kilns, glazes, moulds and more. Finally, a gallery of stunning images is featured throughout the book, demonstrating an array of beautiful designs by established potters and ceramicists that will inspire both beginner and experienced potters.
Table of Contents
Section 1: Health and Safety – Important information on how to look after yourself in your mini studio, before embarking on your pottery journey
Section 2: Tools and Techniques – Exhaustive chapter on the essentials of pottery making; from the tools you’ll need to key pottery methods used around the world
Section 3: Themes – Peter Cosentino explores the myriad styles famous ceramicists use for their work, from organic and purely decorative forms to the beautifully humble functional pieces used in the home.
Link to buy the book: The Encyclopedia of Pottery Techniques
Thank you to Labois Blog for featuring my work in this article about London Design Fair in London, 2018
I´ll be participating in Handmade in Britain at Kew Gardens from the 3rd to the 7th of October 2018, Stand Number N12. I look forward to seeing you!
I´m honoured to be participating in London Design Fair 2018 from the 20th to the 23rd of October 2018, Stand no 7.2, Hall H7, hope to see you there!
Very happy to have an article written about the influence Korean Buncheong ware had on my work whilst making ceramics for two years in Korea between 2007-2009. Published in the SEPTEMBER / OCTOBER issue of NEW CERAMICS in 2017, written by ceramicist and author Evelyne Schoenmann. Click on link below to see the two-page article: