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Design and Workmanship
…unless workmanship comes to be understood and appreciated for the art it is, our environment will lose much of the quality it still retains…

Art and technics
…there are certain occasions in life when the aristocratic principle must balance the democratic one, when the personalism of art ...

The functional pot
…limits are essential to the creative process because they trigger reaction and focus energy. The greater the limitations the more vigorous…

The creative potter
…the balance between the repetition required to produce forms that spring fresh from the hand and the repletion that drives the life from pots is a precarious one…

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