Mastering the Potter's Wheel starts with an introduction to wheel-throwing, from centering to creating the basic forms. What pushes this book beyond the competition, however, are the techniques offered in the chapters that follow. From a variety of methods for throwing large objects such as pitchers and platters, to alterations, darting, and paddling, this book offers potters a world of possibilities. With galleries featuring today's top working artists, you'll also find page after page of inspiration.
Discover a bountiful garden of 30 whimsical flower designs in this extraordinary coloring activity book. Zenspirations artist Joanne Fink reveals her easy-to-learn techniques for combining playful patterns in gorgeous floral designs. So much more than mere outlines to color, exquisite Zenspirations patterns are launching pads of endless imagination and creativity. You don't need to have the skills of an artist to create your own masterpiece here. After your patterning is complete, go ahead and explore color! Use the finished examples for guidance, or try your own interesting color combinations to create dazzling flower art. Printed on high quality extra-thick paper, this beautiful and inspirational book is perfect for decorating with your choice of colored pencils, markers, or gel pens. Pages are printed on one side only, and are pre-perforated for easy removal and display. - See more at: http://zenspirations.com/product/zenspirations-letters-and-patterning/#sthash.2WvtrnBo.dpuf