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Royal Coronations
Royal Coronations
Written by Lucinda Gosling
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747812203
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Royal Coronations

Written by Lucinda Gosling


Format: Trade Paperback, 70 pages
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $12.95

In 1953, Britain celebrated the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II, an event greeted at the time with widespread, nationwide enthusiasm. Sixty years on, the images and memories of the event still resonate, partly for their nostalgic appeal, but also as a reminder that while the monarchy of the modern age has... Read more >
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Royal Coronations

Written by Lucinda Gosling


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $7.95

In 1953, Britain celebrated the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II, an event greeted at the time with widespread, nationwide enthusiasm. Sixty years on, the images and memories of the event still resonate, partly for their nostalgic appeal, but also as a reminder that while the monarchy of the modern age has... Read more >
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Susie Cooper
Susie Cooper
Written by Alan Marshall
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747812135
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Susie Cooper

Written by Alan Marshall


Format: Trade Paperback, 70 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $12.95

During her 65-year career, Susie Cooper introduced more than 4,500 ceramic patterns and shapes, making her one of the most prolific, versatile and influential designers the industry has ever seen. Between the 1920s and 1980s she moved from the bold hand-painting of the jazz age through delicate wash banding and aerograph... Read more >
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Susie Cooper

Written by Alan Marshall


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $7.95

During her 65-year career, Susie Cooper introduced more than 4,500 ceramic patterns and shapes, making her one of the most prolific, versatile and influential designers the industry has ever seen. Between the 1920s and 1980s she moved from the bold hand-painting of the jazz age through delicate wash banding and aerograph... Read more >
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Art Deco Tiles
Art Deco Tiles
Written by Hans Lemmen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747811992
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Art Deco Tiles

Written by Hans Lemmen


Format: Trade Paperback, 56 pages
On Sale: October 23, 2012
Price: $12.95

Art Deco is arguably the twentieth century's most popular and memorable design movements. The style defined the interwar period with its clean sleek lines, streamlined shapes, bold abstract forms, and luscious colours.This book charts the impact of this daring new style on the production of tiles and architectural faience in Britain... Read more >
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Art Deco Tiles

Written by Hans Lemmen


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: October 23, 2012
Price: $7.95

Art Deco is arguably the twentieth century's most popular and memorable design movements. The style defined the interwar period with its clean sleek lines, streamlined shapes, bold abstract forms, and luscious colours.This book charts the impact of this daring new style on the production of tiles and architectural faience in Britain... Read more >
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Beswick Pottery

Written by Val Baynton


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: July 24, 2012
Price: $9.95

Beswick is typical of the numerous small scale ceramic factories founded towards the end of the Victorian era and manufacturing through the first two thirds of the 20th century. Like many of these companies Beswick produced a mix of tableware and sculptural ceramics adjusting its designs to take account of the... Read more >
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Portmeirion

Written by Will Farmer


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: July 24, 2012
Price: $9.95

Portmeirion pottery evolved from gift shop designs for the Portmeirion holiday village in north Wales to a global business thanks to the design flair of Susan Williams-Ellis. She captured the sprit of the kitchens and dining rooms of the 1960's and 70's, with bold new shapes, and designs that could be... Read more >
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Pottery of the Southwest
Ancient Art and Modern Traditions
Written by Carol Hayes


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: July 24, 2012
Price: $9.95

For almost two thousand years, the pottery made by the Indians of America’s Southwest has remained a vital art. Today, more than twenty Pueblos and tribes make pottery within the tradition, each with a distinctive style. Many of those local styles have persisted for hundreds of years. In prehistory, beautiful pieces...

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Portmeirion
Portmeirion
Written by Will Farmer and Rob Higgins
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747810551
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Portmeirion

Written by Will Farmer and Rob Higgins


Format: Trade Paperback, 56 pages
On Sale: June 19, 2012
Price: $12.95

Portmeirion pottery evolved from gift shop designs for the Portmeirion holiday village in north Wales to a global business thanks to the design flair of Susan Williams-Ellis. She captured the sprit of the kitchens and dining rooms of the 1960's and 70's, with bold new shapes, and designs that could be... Read more >
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Beswick Pottery
Beswick Pottery
Written by Val Baynton
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747811008
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Beswick Pottery

Written by Val Baynton


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: March 20, 2012
Price: $12.95

Beswick is typical of the numerous small scale ceramic factories founded towards the end of the Victorian era and manufacturing through the first two thirds of the 20th century. Like many of these companies Beswick produced a mix of tableware and sculptural ceramics adjusting its designs to take account of the... Read more >
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Pottery of the Southwest
Pottery of the Southwest
Written by Carol Hayes and Allan Hayes
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747810438
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Pottery of the Southwest
Ancient Art and Modern Traditions
Written by Carol Hayes and Allan Hayes


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $9.95

For almost two thousand years, the pottery made by the Indians of America’s Southwest has remained a vital art. Today, more than twenty Pueblos and tribes make pottery within the tradition, each with a distinctive style. Many of those local styles have persisted for hundreds of years. In prehistory, beautiful pieces...

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Poole Pottery

Written by Will Farmer
Illustrated by Johnny Shumate


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: November 22, 2011
Price: $9.95

Poole Pottery is recognized as one of the most distinctive and most collected potteries of the twentieth century. Founded by Jesse Carter in 1873, by the 1880s the factory was well known for its tiling products, mosaic flooring and advertising panels. After the turn of the century the company flourished in... Read more >
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Clarice Cliff

Written by Will Farmer


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: August 23, 2011
Price: $9.95

There are few pieces of pottery more recognizable than those designed by Clarice Cliff. For many the epitome of Art Deco, and 1930s style, characterised by bold color and lines, geometric shapes, and stylized representations of the countryside, Clarice Cliff's 'Bizarre' pottery is widely collected all over the world.

This book traces... Read more >
Poole Pottery
Poole Pottery
Written by Will Farmer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747808350
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Poole Pottery

Written by Will Farmer


Format: Trade Paperback, 56 pages
On Sale: July 19, 2011
Price: $12.95

Poole Pottery is recognized as one of the most distinctive and most collected potteries of the twentieth century. Founded by Jesse Carter in 1873, by the 1880s the factory was well known for its tiling products, mosaic flooring and advertising panels. After the turn of the century the company flourished in... Read more >
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Wedgwood Jasperware
Wedgwood Jasperware
Written by Gaye Blake-Roberts
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747810544
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Wedgwood Jasperware

Written by Gaye Blake-Roberts


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: July 19, 2011
Price: $12.95

'Jasper' refers to the highly distinctive blue-and-white wares that have been produced by the Wedgwood company for more than two centuries. It was arguably Josiah Wedgwood's most important contribution to ceramic art and was a direct result of several thousand experiments over many years. It has been by far the most... Read more >
Toby and Character Jugs
Toby and Character Jugs
Written by Graham McLaren
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747804482
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Toby and Character Jugs

Written by Graham McLaren


Format: Trade Paperback, 40 pages
On Sale: May 24, 2011
Price: $11.95

The Toby jug is often seen a s a uniquely British form of ceramics. Its history dates back at least as far as the 1770s, and it is possible to trace its ancestors even further back to the creation of anthropomorphic jugs and bottles by medieval potters.

Toby and Character Jugs... Read more >
The Potteries
The Potteries
Written by David Sekers
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747807599
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The Potteries

Written by David Sekers


Format: Trade Paperback, 56 pages
On Sale: November 17, 2009
Price: $12.95

The Potteries is the name given to the industrial area in the English Midlands that was home to hundreds of pottery-making companies and until recently supllied most of the country's crockery and decorative ceramics.

Although generations of collectors have studied the products of these companies, the story of the industry behind is... Read more >
Slipware
Slipware
Written by David Barker
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747802211
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Slipware

Written by David Barker


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: July 21, 2009
Price: $11.95

Slipware has been one of the most popular types of pottery in Britain since its introduction over four centuries ago. By the seventeenth century the decoration of pottery with slip, or clay mixed to a creamy consistency, had become widespread and the technique was perfected by the potters of England and... Read more >
Art Nouveau Tiles
Art Nouveau Tiles
Written by Hans Lemmen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747806820
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Art Nouveau Tiles

Written by Hans Lemmen


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: February 17, 2009
Price: $12.95

At the turn of the last century, Art Noveau, characterised by its natural, swirling lines and exuberant use of colour, held sway as the dominate style in architecture and design. The style defined the Edwardian period, with its departure from more formal Victorian styles. The leading tile manufacturers of the day... Read more >
How to Wrap Five Eggs
How to Wrap Five Eggs
Written by Hideyuki Oka
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590306192
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How to Wrap Five Eggs
Traditional Japanese Packaging
Written by Hideyuki Oka


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2008
Price: $30.00

Traditional Japanese packaging is an art form that applies sophisticated design and natural aesthetics to simple objects. In this elegant presentation of the baskets, boxes, wrappers, and containers that were used in ordinary, day-to-day life, we are offered a stunning example of a time before mass production. Largely constructed of bamboo... Read more >
The Art of Polymer Clay
The Art of Polymer Clay
Written by Donna Kato
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823003570
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The Art of Polymer Clay
Designs and Techniques for Creating Jewelry, Pottery, and Decorative Artwork (Paperback Reissue, Updated)
Written by Donna Kato


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2006
Price: $19.99

When The Art of Polymer Clay first appeared in 1997, polymer clay was undergoing a revival in the U.S., but its full creative potential had yet to be explored. With this book, author and artist Donna Kato helped change all that by introducing crafters to the vast range of polymer clay... Read more >
British Teapots and Coffee Pots
British Teapots and Coffee Pots
Written by Steve Goss
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747806349
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British Teapots and Coffee Pots

Written by Steve Goss


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: September 1, 2005
Price: $12.95

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Delftware Tiles
Delftware Tiles
Written by Hans Van Lemmen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747806110
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Delftware Tiles

Written by Hans Van Lemmen


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2005
Price: $12.95

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