"The Craft and Art of Clay", written by the well-known ceramist Susan Peterson, combines an inspired, artistic perspective with clearly illustrated, step-by-step instructions. Useful for both beginners and advanced ceramists, the book features easy-to-understand explanations and extensive black-and-white and color illustrations of process. The book contains 400 pages and covers a wide range of clay working techniques using different clay materials. The book is used but is in very good condition. This is the second edition (1996).
"For both beginners and advanced ceramicists, this second edition offers a step-by-step guide to acquiring practical skills in hand-, wheel- and plasterwork techniques. Contains an innovative approach to compounding glazes, along with full-color charts of clay and glaze combinations, as well as an extensive chart of frits with stains."