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Resources for classes ART 105B, 105C, 243, and 244

Storage Jar, ca. 4000–3600 BCE

"Storage jar decorated with mountain goats." [Central Iran], ca. 4000–3600 BCE, Metropolitan Museum of Art

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This guide was created for Windward Community College students in ceramics classes including introduction and intermediate handbuilding and wheelthrowing. This guide primarily covers contemporary pottery techniques and briefly describes ceramic traditions from around the world. For ceramic sculpture, please consult the research guide, Sculpture.

In this guide, you'll find links to selected books, websites, databases, and informational resources related to ceramic traditions and techniques from around  the world. For immediate assistance with your research, please visit the WCC Library Help Desk during library open hours or call 235-7338.

Related Guides: Art and Art History; Art of Hawaiʻi; Sculpture

Materials: The Making of Ceramics


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