ceramicist ceramicist

Definition(s):

  • (n) a craftsman who shapes pottery on a potter's wheel and bakes them it a kiln

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. I think maybe it's because my dad is a ceramicist, and so I grew up with clay, that I just shape them, and I keep shaping them until it feels about right.
  2. Industrial designer and ceramicist Eva Zeisel does not like to be called an artist.

News

  • Korean artist puts unique twist on ceramics

    Korean artist puts unique twist on ceramics by Austin Green The Salt Lake Tribune Published Jun 20, 2013 12:57PM MDT Behind her soft eyes and innocent smile, MiYoung Kim has the mind of a rebel. In her native country, the Korean ceramicist said, women are raised to be good mothers and obedient wives. Yet she yearned for independence. In Korean art, ceramicists also must conform to a uniform ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: The Salt Lake Tribune

Quotes

  • As Gore Vidal said, "Saying you're a very famous novelist is like saying you're a famous ceramicist."
    on Jul 27, 2004 By: Gore Vidal Source: Village Voice

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