Prior to my graduate studies, I had only worked in stoneware and porcelain. The firing temperature of the clays restricted the forms I could make and the color palette that was available. The discovery of earthenware clay and the multitude of colors available at low-fire temperatures allowed me to step into a new realm of possibilities in both form and decoration .
Library of Congress Subject Headings
Pottery--Themes, motives; Pottery--Technique; Decoration and ornament--Plant forms; Flowers in art
Department, Program, or Center
School of Photographic Arts and Sciences (CIAS)
Mills, Lori, "Floralware" (1989). Thesis. Rochester Institute of Technology. Accessed from
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