Diane's Crystalline Porcelain
(second edition) 2005, Bloomsbury Publishing, UK and University
of Pennsylvania Press, USA
Crystalline glazes have a magical quality that appeals to many ceramists.
Unfortunately, producing these glazes can be technically difficult. Diane
tackles the problems involved in using this challenging medium . She describes
the clays and kilns most suitable, explains how to glaze, provides glaze
recipes, and discusses how to fire in both oxidation and reduction conditions
.she also briefly sketches the history of crystalline glazes.
useful guide to this exciting subject, Crystalline glazes is perfect for both
the student and the practical potter experimenting with this technique. This
second includes a new chapter, profiling the work of fourteen potters from
around the globe. These artists discuss their approaches, techniques, and
recipes for achieving successful crystalline glazes.
Crystalline Glazes (first edition. No longer in print) 1997 A & C Black, UK and
University of Pennsylvania Press, USA
Glazes (First and Second Edition)