Frick Art Museum show displays Islamic art
A large glass piece with intricate calligraphic design ... The exhibition is divided between two sites, both in present-day Iran, and examples of dominant pottery techniques are shown and described within each. Nishapur was a sophisticated multi-ethnic ...
COASTAL LIFE Clay bowls in the hands of the community
Finally the bowls would be placed, as carefully as delicate bone china, into the belly of the wood-fired kiln. There the magic would continue ... kids from Rowland’s pottery class at Clatsop Community College, are still green behind the ears.
Treasures: Will 'May Flower' dishes bring bouquet of riches?
The pattern is "May Flower" by Vernon Kilns and she has a service for eight ... Around the beginning of World War I, Poxon began manufacturing dinnerware, mainly the type of items used in hotels and restaurants. Poxon China was sold to Faye Bennison ...
In Puebla, the Spanish found an ideal mix of clays, and the ceramic technique used for tiles was quickly expanded to produce ornamental jars and dinnerware ... Six mineral colors are used: dark blue, light blue, orange, green, yellow, and black.