Porcelain Techniques?

Answer Porcelain, an ingenious pottery product first developed during the Shang Dynasty in 1600 BCE, represents both beauty and grace in Chinese pottery. Because of its unique material properties, porcela... Read More »

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Whats the difference between Italian porcelain and Chinese porcelain tile?

I have just spent two weeks shopping for tile and have discovered Chinese porcelain tile. Many salespersons and tile installers told me there was no difference in Italian and Chinese tile. The fact... Read More »

What Is the Difference Between Glazed Porcelain Tile & Through-Body Porcelain Tile?

If you are remodeling your home, or just looking to do some light improvements to your bathroom, patio room, hallway or kitchen area, deciding which tiles you will use should be determined by both ... Read More »

How to Make a Porcelain Tea Cup?

Fine china can be quite pricey, as it is often handcrafted artwork. You can have a luxurious set of teacups and plates for a fraction of the price by making your own. Porcelain is a delicate medium... Read More »

How to Identify Porcelain?

Porcelain is a form of ceramic pottery usually known as china. It is made from a fine white clay called kaolin. Porcelain is more expensive and durable than other types of pottery such as earthenwa... Read More »