Fab Films

On this page I am embedding a small number of great Youtube educational videos which show potting techniques or historical facts about antique ceramics.  I hope you will find them interesting and educational.  Enjoy!

First, agateware:

Next, engine turning (26 mins):  Featuring work by the late Donald Carpentier.  After the explanation of the machinery design the second half of this film, showing the engine turning, is quite captivating.

A very skillful display of under-glaze china painting.  When glazed and fired the colour will be a cobalt blue:

The mania for Chinese porcelain:  An introduction:

 

The technique of Transfer Printing: