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Pineapple, 022, Conversation – Behind The Cover Art, Jesse W. Standlea Nov 2016

Pineapple, 022, Conversation – Behind The Cover Art, Jesse W. Standlea

The STEAM Journal

Many sources date the pit-firing process as a 30,000 plus years-old ceramic firing technique. Every year I take my AP 3D Design class to the beach to fire ceramic pieces using this method. Being a contemporary sculptor who shows in Los Angeles I have always appreciated pit-fired pieces but never used one in my own art practice until now. A connection between the first method of firing ceramics and my art practice seemed unrelated. The title for my piece might add to the disconnect; and yet these seemingly unrelated elements force the work into a place where the artistic ...


Engaging Many Minds: Nurturing Collaboration In A Steam Context, Mark Dzula Sep 2015

Engaging Many Minds: Nurturing Collaboration In A Steam Context, Mark Dzula

The STEAM Journal

This field note describes a recent interdisciplinary project facilitated by Jeremy Gercke, an art teacher at the Bishop's School in La Jolla, California. The project creates ceramic tile markers for flora around the Bishop's School campus. The markers feature QR codes linking to websites populated with student content, including: drawings, information, and oral histories. In this project, Mr. Gercke synthesizes his interests as an artist; maximizes his social connections to mentors, peers and students; and bridges disciplines to create opportunities for interdisciplinary (STEAM) inquiry.


Trial By Fire: A Study Of Soda-Fire Kiln Construction And Glaze Formation, Kristina Stafford Jan 2006

Trial By Fire: A Study Of Soda-Fire Kiln Construction And Glaze Formation, Kristina Stafford

Undergraduate Review

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Exploring The Tradition Of The Soda Firing Process, Derek T. Hambly Jan 2006

Exploring The Tradition Of The Soda Firing Process, Derek T. Hambly

Undergraduate Review

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Metaphoric Vessels, Preston Saunders Jun 2003

Metaphoric Vessels, Preston Saunders

Bridgewater Review

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