Chapter 29. Trompe Ľoeil and Modern Decorating Techniques
- William Smothers
Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
Copyright © 1986 The American Ceramic Society, Inc.
Materials & Equipment/Whitewares: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 7, Issue 11/12
How to Cite
Tway, P. (1986) Trompe Ľoeil and Modern Decorating Techniques, in Materials & Equipment/Whitewares: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 7, Issue 11/12 (ed W. Smothers), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470320365.ch29
- Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
- Published Print: 1 JAN 1986
Print ISBN: 9780470374696
Online ISBN: 9780470320365
This paper discusses two modern ceramic decorating techniques that “deceive the eye.” Examples are used to show how decal effectively emulates acid etch, hand-painting, enameling, and luster; and how reactive glaze successfully simulates bas-relief in ceramics.