Shows a skilled ceramist applying designs on several ceramic pieces prior to final firing. He uses the clay itself, a comb, a piece of burlap, or clay stamps to create textured designs. Other decoration methods illustrated include colored glazes, clay slip, "Mishima," sgraffito, and wax resist. Shows samples of representative pieces after decoration and firing.
Director and editor, Harold Otwell; educational author, Karl Martz; script, Karl Martz, Robert Gobrecht; narrator, George Fleetwood.
Narrator, George Fleetwood.
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produced by Audio-Visual Center, Indiana University.