Handmade tiles : designing, making, decorating : designing, making, decorating / Frank Giorgini

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رقم التسجيلة 6674
نوع المادة book
ردمك 1579902715
رقم الطلب

TT920.G56

شخص Giorgini, Frank

العنوان Handmade tiles : designing, making, decorating : designing, making, decorating / Frank Giorgini
بيان الطبعة 1st ed
بيانات النشر New York: Lark Books, 1994.
الوصف المادي 144 p ; ill. (some col.)
ملاحظات

Includes bibliographical references (p. 142) and indexes

المحتويات / النص

Chapter One The Handcrafted Tradition in Ceramic Tiles (by Joseph Taylor) 7-18 Chapter Two Getting Started 19-26 Chapter Three Making a Flat Tile 27-34 Chapter Four Making Tile Models for Open-Face Press Molds 35-42 Chapter Five Making and Using Open-Face Press Molds 43-50 Chapter Six Carved Plaster Blocks, Tile Presses, and Extruders 51-56 Chapter Seven Surface Decoration on Unfired Tiles 57-72 Chapter Eight Firing to Hardness 73-76 Chapter Nine Surface Decoration on Bisqued Tiles 77-84 Chapter Ten Glaze Firing, Overglazes, and Decals 85-90 Chapter Eleven Mosaics 91-94 Chapter Twelve Tile Design 95-102 Chapter Thirteen Installation 103-112 Chapter Fourteen Making Your Own Tools and Equipment 113-128 Chapter Fifteen i The Day of One Hundred Tiles 129-132 Chapter Sixteen Health and Safety 133-136 Appendixes 137-139 Index to Artists and Photo Contributors 140-141 Resources 142 Acknowledgements 142 Metric Conversion Charts 143 Index to Subjects 143-144

المستخلص

Easy-to-understand, and an enthusiastic treatment of the art of making tiles that provides a wealth of practical information, from design and formation, through decoration and installation. “The definitive guide to tile and how to make it. This is a book that demands your perusal.”—The Tile Heritage Foundation.

المواضيع Pottery craft
Tiles, Islamic - Asia