A Description of Different Kinds of Pottery?

Answer People have used pottery for thousands of years for food storage, decoration and artistic expression. There are three main types of pottery: earthenware, stoneware and porcelain. However, because c... Read More »

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How to Date Pottery?

Pottery tells a story and pottery made for import to the United States relates its own history, but most of us do not know how to read the date or history of pottery. Dating pottery and history int... Read More »

What does USA on the bottom of pottery mean?

The U.S.A. logo placed on the bottom of the pottery lets consumers know the item was manufactured in the United States of America. American companies place these logos on the bottom of their produc... Read More »

How to Make Pottery?

Some nice 'thrown' potteryPlates, bowls, cups... it's fun to make your own in a process we call "pottery". Here is an introduction to the Pottery making process. Soon you can be making your own uni... Read More »

How is raku pottery done?

According to the pottery website My Pottery Source, the unique firing process involved in making Raku pottery produces unique patterns in the glaze of the piece. The fracturing of the glaze of the ... Read More »