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Ceramics Definition and Examples in Pottery - About.com
Ceramics (noun and adjective) are those things made from materials which are permanently changed when heated. Changes are on the molecular level, which ...
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Pottery and Ceramics Definitions and Differences - About.com
What are pottery and ceramics? Is there a difference? Is everything made out of clay pottery? Here are the answers.
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Colorants Used in Glazes and Ceramics - Pottery - About.com
Colors in glazes are effected by the clay, slips, stains, or underglazes below them . Most ceramic colors, however, are a result of metallic oxides being dispersed ...
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Ceramic and Glaze Fluxes - Fluxes for Ceramics and Glaze - Pottery
Fluxes lower the melting point of the glass formers in glazes, clay bodies, and other ceramic materials. Although a potter does not absolutely need to know about ...
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Staining Ceramic - Pottery Techniques - About.com
What are ceramic stains and how are they used in pottery. Are there different types of stains? Find out here!
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Pottery and Ceramic Craftsmanship - Pottery Craftsmanship
Craftsmanship is the backbone of ceramics and pottery. Without the technical skills potters use as a matter of course, their projects would be ruined. To be fully  ...
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How to Make Pottery – Ceramics, Clay & More
Everything you need to learn how to make pottery. Get information on pottery tools and techniques, as well as inspirational ideas and designs.
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The Difference Between Porcelain and Ceramic Tile
Updated December 04, 2014. For many, the terms "ceramic" and "porcelain" get thrown around interchangeably, as if they were the same. Tile shop salespeople  ...
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Crawling in Pottery Glazes - Glaze Crawling in Ceramics - About.com
Crawling is a glaze defect in which the glaze separates, leaving portions of bare clay exposed. This can be a few tiny areas, or it can extend across the surface of  ...
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Heat Work in Pottery - Heat Work in Ceramics - About.com
Heat work in pottery and ceramics is a combination of factors, only one of which is temperature.
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