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Craftsmanship in clay. Decoration / produced by Audio-Visual Center, Indiana University.
Date
1952
Main contributor
Indiana University. Audio-Visual Center
Summary
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.
Contributors
Martz, Karl, 1912-1997.; Indiana University. Audio-Visual Center
Publisher
Indiana University, Audio-Visual Center
Genres
Instructional films.; Educational films.; Nonfiction films.; Short films.
Subjects
Pottery; Technique; Decoration and ornament
Collection
IUL Moving Image Archive
Unit
IUL Moving Image Archive
Language
English
Physical Description
1 film reel (11 min.) : sound, black and white, 16 mm
Notes

Creation/Production Credits

Director and editor, Harold Otwell; educational author, Karl Martz; script, Karl Martz, Robert Gobrecht; narrator, George Fleetwood.

Performers

Narrator, George Fleetwood.

Statement of Responsibility

produced by Audio-Visual Center, Indiana University.

Other Identifiers
Catalog Key: 7832095; OCLC: ocn914285220; OCLC: 914285220