Evolving Forms with Frances Senska/ Montana State University; writer and director, Tim Schwab, 1978
Senska, Frances, 1914-2009
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
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1 videocassette (VHS) (16 min.); 1/2 in.
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Video of Frances Senska shot primarily in Senska's studio in Bozeman, Mont. Senska refers to Peter Voulkos and expresses her preference for digging clay locally. She demonstrates preparing a clay body, throwing on the potter's wheel, making a pitcher and birds, pulling a handle, loading and unloading a bisque kiln, glazing, unloading a glaze kiln, and keeping a kiln log.
Evolving Forms with Frances Senska/ Montana State University; writer and director, Tim Schwab, 1978. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Ceramicist, educator; Bozeman, Mont.; b. 1914.
Donated 2004 by Frances Senska. Additions are expected.
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