thomas forester & sons was a pottery manufacturer based in longton, staffordshire, united kingdom.the company started as thomas forester in the 1870s and appeared in the pottery gazette regularly during the 1880s. they specialised in the manufacturing of victorian majolica and earthenware.. in 1900, the company employed over 700 people in the staffordshire area and was seen as one of the .
cleft lip and cleft palate, also known as orofacial cleft, is a group of conditions that includes cleft lip, cleft palate, and both together. a cleft lip contains an opening in the upper lip that may extend into the nose. the opening may be on one side, both sides, or in the middle. a cleft palate occurs when the roof of the mouth contains an opening into the nose.
12-inch vertical pug mill, manufactured by the crossley manufacturing co. of trenton, nj. it was purchased in 1902, and used at the first moravian pottery and tile works before being moved to is present location in 1912. after the purchase of the brick auger, it was probably used to mix pigment into buff clay to produce colored-bodied clays.
royal worcester was established in 1751 and is believed to be the oldest or second oldest remaining english porcelain brand still in existence today this is disputed by royal crown derby, which claims 1750 as its year of establishment .part of the portmeirion group since 2009, royal worcester remains in the luxury tableware and giftware market, although production in worcester itself has ended.
spode is an english brand of pottery and homewares produced by the company of the same name, which is based in stoke-on-trent, england.spode was founded by josiah spode 1733–1797 in 1770, and was responsible for perfecting two extremely important techniques that were crucial to the worldwide success of the english pottery industry in the century to follow.
clay pigeon shooting, also known as clay target shooting, is a shooting sport involving shooting a firearm at special flying targets known as clay pigeons, or clay targets. the terminology commonly used by clay shooters often relates to times past, when live-pigeon competitions were held.
roger michell 1947–2018 was a british studio potter, artist, book illustrator, writer and poet.although foremost a potter, his deep insight, curiosity and his singular skills enabled him to work across a range of disciplines.
the lithgow valley pottery. hughes, helen 1964 . the australian iron and steel industry 1848-1962. ian jack & aedeen cremin 1994 . australia's age of iron: history and archaeology. ian rufus for integrated design associates pty ltd 1996 . conservation management plan for the grounds and companion buildings of eskbank house.
the trademark 'burleigh', used from the 1930s, is a combination of the two names. burgess and leigh moved to different works, first in 1868 to the hill pottery in burslem and then in 1889 to the present factory at middleport, regarded at the time of its construction as a model pottery.
peterborough ware is a decorated pottery style of the early to middle neolithic.named after the region of middlesex and east anglia, england where the style was first discovered, it is known for the impressed pits made by bone or wood implements in its sides.whipped cord was also used to make circular 'maggot' patterns.
raf upottery also known as smeatharpe is a former world war ii airfield in east devon, england.the airfield is located near the village of upottery, approximately 6 miles 9.7 km north-northeast of the town of honiton.. opened in 1944, it was used by the royal air force, united states army air forces usaaf and united states navy.during the war it was used primarily as a transport airfield .
pottery is the process of forming vessels and other objects with clay and other ceramic materials, which are fired at high temperatures to give them a hard, durable form. major types include earthenware, stoneware and porcelain.the place where such wares are made by a potter is also called a pottery plural 'potteries' . the definition of pottery used by the american society for testing and .
onggi korean: 옹기, 甕器 is korean earthenware, which is extensively used as tableware, as well as storage containers in korea.it includes both unglazed earthenware fired near 600 to 700 c and pottery with a dark brown glaze that burnt over 1100 c.
spring, from a set of the four seasons, neale & co, c. 1780, 5 1/2 in. 14 cm . figures were mainly made in staffordshire but also in other counties and scotland; all these may loosely be termed 'staffordshire figures'. the figures described by the term are normally in earthenware, though early ones may be in stoneware, and the more expensive porcelain figures by the larger potteries in .
ceramic art is art made from ceramic materials, including clay.it may take forms including artistic pottery, including tableware, tiles, figurines and other sculpture.as one of the plastic arts, ceramic art is one of the visual arts.while some ceramics are considered fine art, as pottery or sculpture, most are considered to be decorative, industrial or applied art objects.
decoupage or découpage is the art of decorating an object by gluing colored paper cutouts onto it in combination with special paint effects, gold leaf and other decorative elements. commonly, an object like a small box or an item of furniture is covered by cutouts from magazines or from purpose-manufactured papers.
black pepper piper nigrum is a flowering vine in the family piperaceae, cultivated for its fruit, known as a peppercorn, which is usually dried and used as a spice and seasoning. when fresh and fully mature, the fruit is about 5 mm 0.20 in in diameter and dark red, and contains a single seed, like all drupes.
pottery and porcelain, is one of the oldest japanese crafts and art forms, dating back to the neolithic period. kilns have produced earthenware, pottery, stoneware, glazed pottery, glazed stoneware, porcelain, and blue-and-white ware. japan has an exceptionally long and successful history of ceramic production. earthenwares were created as early as the jōmon period, giving japan one of the oldest ceramic traditions in the world. japan is further distinguished by the unusual esteem that ceramics
portmeirion pottery began in 1960 when pottery designer susan williams-ellis daughter of sir clough williams-ellis, who created the italian-style portmeirion village in north wales and her husband, euan cooper-willis, took over a small pottery-decorating company in stoke-on-trent called a. e. gray ltd. susan williams-ellis had been working .
sylvanian families シルバニアフ ミリー, shirubania famirī is a line of collectible anthropomorphic animal figurines made of flocked plastic. they were created by the japanese gaming company epoch in 1985 and distributed worldwide by a number of companies.