Plates and Mugs

Plates and Mugs

by Wendy Blaxland




Have you ever wondered where plates and mugs come from?

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780761438090
Publisher: Cavendish Square Publishing
Publication date: 09/28/2008
Series: Cavendish Square How Are They Made? Series
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 8.90(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.30(d)
Age Range: 9 - 12 Years

Table of Contents

From Raw Materials to Products 4

The History of Mugs and Plates 6

What Are Mugs and Plates Made From? 8

Mug and Plate Design 10

From Clay to Mugs and Plates 12

Raw Materials for Mugs and Plates 14

Stage One Mining and Preparing the Clay and Glazes 16

Stage Two Shaping the Pottery 18

Stage Three Glazing and Firing 20

Packaging and Distribution 22

Marketing and Advertising 24

Production of Mugs and Plates 26

Mugs and Plates and the Environment 28

Questions to Think About 30

Glossary 31

Index 32

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