Cuerda Seca: The Definitive Guide to Cuerda Seca Tile - Suhag Shirodkar; | Foyles Bookstore
Close
Enter your search into one or more of the boxes below:
You can refine your search by selecting from any of the options below:
Search
Cuerda Seca: The Definitive Guide to Cuerda Seca Tile
Foyalty 111

Cuerda Seca: The Definitive Guide to Cuerda Seca Tile (Hardback)

£36.99
Pre-order for despatch on publication.

Synopsis

For any ceramic artist who has ever dreamed of making cuerda seca (literally "dry line") tile, this practical and comprehensive handbook covers every aspect of the process, from formulating the right clay body to final installation. Studio layout, equipment, tools, materials, design methods, and printing techniques are discussed clearly and succinctly, with an eye toward making you comfortable and confident with the process. Design considerations and constraints are illustrated with real-life examples, so that you can make informed choices about patterns and glazes. Delve into cuerda seca's history and context in the societies of India, the Middle East, Spain, and the western United States to understand the roots of this stunning tile. The exuberance of cuerda seca will inspire you to take this delightful art form further and higher still. An invaluable resource for individual ceramists and production studios alike, this is the perfect companion on the cuerda seca journey.

Art, Fashion & PhotographyAntiques & collectablesCeramics, glass & kitchenwareSport & HobbiesHandicrafts, decorative arts & craftsDecorative finishes & surfacesSport & HobbiesHandicrafts, decorative arts & craftsPottery, ceramics & glass crafts Publisher: Schiffer Publishing Ltd Publication Date: 28/06/2022 ISBN-13: 9780764363092  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
Availability: Pre-order for despatch on publication. Pre-Order

Suhag Shirodkar (Goa, India & San Jose, California) is a ceramist with over two decades of practice designing, making, and installing cuerda seca tile. www.flamebacktile.weebly.com

More books by Suhag Shirodkar

Leave Review

Delivery Options

All delivery times quoted are the average, and cannot be guaranteed. These should be added to the availability message time, to determine when the goods will arrive. During checkout we will give you a cumulative estimated date for delivery.

 

Location 1st Book Each additional book Average Delivery Time
Free UK Standard Delivery on Orders Over £25 (2nd Class)     3-5 Days
UK Standard Delivery (2nd Class) £2.99 £0.00 3-5 Days
UK 1st Class Delivery £3.99 £0.00 2-3 Days

Click & Collect / 
Delivery to a Foyles Bookshop

 

Free Free Free
UK Courier* £7.95 £0.00 1 Working Day
Western Europe**Airmail £9.00 £1.00 7-8 Days
Rest of World Airmail £12.50 £1.00 7-10 Days

* For courier service please contact the Charing Cross Road store

** Includes Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Irish Republic, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland.

Click and Collect is available for all our shops; collection times will vary depending on availability of items. Individual despatch times for each item will be given at checkout.

For goods delivered outside of the UK, the consignee (ie the person to whom the consignment is sent) will be the declarant and importer into the country for which the consignment is destined. The consignee will be responsible for both customs clearance and payment of customs duties and local taxes where required.

Customs Charges - if you are ordering goods for delivery outside of the UK, please note that your consignment may be subject to VAT (Value Added Tax), other taxes, customs duties and/or fees levied by the destination country. Any such charges levied in relation to customs clearance must be borne by you. It is accepted by you that Foyles has no control over additional charges in relation to customs clearance. Foyles recommend that you check with your local customs officials or post office for more information regarding importation taxes/duties that may be applicable to your online order.

Delivery Help & FAQs

A Year of Books Subscription Packages 

Delivery is free for the UK. Western Europe costs £60 for each 12 month subscription package purchased. For the Rest of the World the cost is £100 for each package purchased. All delivery costs are charged in advance at time of purchase. For more information please visit the A Year of Books page.
 

Returns Information

If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase*, you may return it to us in its original condition with in 30 days of receiving your delivery or collection notification email for a refund. Except for damaged items or delivery issues the cost of return postage is borne by the buyer. Your statutory rights are not affected.

* For Exclusions and terms on damaged or delivery issues see Returns Help & FAQs

You might also like

Richard Batterham: Studio Potter
(Hardback)
Tanya Harrod; Sarah Griffin
 
 
£30.00
 
Victorian Stained Glass
(Paperback)
Trevor Yorke
 
 
£8.99
 
A Single Shard: Winner of the Newbery...
(Paperback)
Linda Sue Park
 
 
£6.99
 
An Illustrated Brief History of...
(Paperback)
Gang Shang
 
 
£18.99
 
© W&G Foyle Ltd