ERIC Number: ED390753
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: N/A
A Passion for Pots: A Lesson in Glaze Decoration for Students of All Ages. AMACO[R] Lesson.
Gamble, Harriet; Gamble, David
This lesson requires attention to the composition and design elements essential to decoration of a curved surface. Skills taught are the techniques and processes of ceramic glazing and underglazing. Supplies required include commercially-made terra cotta flower pots, glazes, and a kiln. The plan includes lesson goals and objectives; background preparation; a glossary of terms; a list of supplies; and instructions and suggestions for lesson implementation. Additional suggestions provide technical tips on working with glazes. Follow-up ideas encourage production of decorated pots as a school or program fundraiser. (MM)
Descriptors: Art Activities, Art Education, Ceramics, Design Crafts, Elementary Secondary Education, Fund Raising
American Art Clay Co., Inc., 4717 W. 16th St., Indianapolis, IN 46222.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: American Art Clay Co., Inc. Indianapolis, IN.
Identifiers: Glazes (Ceramics)
Note: For other lessons in this series, see SO 025 610-614.