I would recommend this book to anyone interested in making pottery.
It gives one enough of the technical details of the how-to's of each of the firing methods (and how to build a raku kiln, and barrel and pit kilns) to get one started.
It is well laid out with many high quality pictures showing the technique or concept being presented.
really enjpyed the book.it gives a lot of insight into rakuPublished 1 month ago by Michael Collins
Great book for all levels !!! Randy Brodnax part is a great help !!!Published 1 month ago by nathan portnoy
Very good how-to explanations for the DIY'er.
Lots of color formulas.
This is a very exciting approach to ceramics.
This book has some great ideas for building and firing your own wood burning or sawdust kiln. I loved the many ideas and designs in this book and was very close to building one... Read morePublished 3 months ago by J. E. Krummert
I had to get it for a Raku class, but it contains information on many different firing techniques. We tried the pit firing technique in another class. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Stephanie Bolen