Ceramic - Pottery Dictionary

by Susan Mussi

CERAMIST

ca: CERAMISTA

es: CERAMISTA

Ceramist is someone who works with clay at any stage and method, from handmade pottery to industrially produced pieces and there are hundreds of different pieces, plates, bricks, tiles etc.

In English speaking countries the person who works in handmade products is known as a potter and the name of the profession is pottery. The two names come from the word pot, which in the past was the principle article to be made it is now also known as jar