Examples of pottery in a Sentence
He has collected pottery for years.
She was a painter for years before she discovered pottery.
Recent Examples of pottery from the Web
The high-society legal battle offers a glimpse into the high-stakes Western art market that’s evolved from California to Manhattan, with many millions of dollars in sales of paintings, sculptures and pottery annually.
Media include paintings, jewelry, photography, metal works, wood crafts, glass pottery, fiber, paper and other materials.
Cost Plus World Market buyers travel the globe visiting remote villages, centuries-old factories and foreign markets, searching for products, including baskets from the Philippines, chocolates from Belgium and pottery from Portugal.
The center will also have a kiln for firing pottery.
Ralph’s cousin and business partner was Josiah Wedgwood, who industrialized the manufacture of fine pottery.
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First Known Use of pottery
POTTERY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of pottery for English Language Learners
: objects (such as bowls, plates, etc.) that are made out of clay usually by hand and then baked at high temperatures so that they become hard
: the art or activity of making objects out of clay
: a place where potters make objects out of clay
POTTERY Defined for Kids
Definition of pottery for Students
1 : the art or craft of making objects (as dishes and vases) out of clay
2 : objects made from clay that is shaped while moist and hardened by heat
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