Stoneware and Earthenware Ceramics
Stoneware and Earthenware Ceramics are heat-resistant, nonmetallic, inorganic solids. They are (generally) of compounds form metallic and nonmetallic elements. The use of ceramics are to make dishes, crockery, flowerpots, roof and wall tiles.
The art of making clay pottery is as old as human civilization. This age-old tradition of making clay pottery still exists in our societies. It still possesses strong socio-cultural values in our livelihood. Despite of all influences of modernization and development, the potters of Kathmandu Valley still find their livelihood on their potter’s wheels.
A ceramic is a solid material comprising an inorganic compound of metal, non-metal or metalloid atoms primarily held in ionic and covalent bonds. Common examples are earthenware, porcelain, and brick