Soldner, Paul

Soldner, Paul

(1921–  ) ceramist; born in Summerfield, Ill. Influential as ceramics professor at Scripps College (Claremont, Calif.), he is responsible for establishing Japanese raku firing techniques in American ceramics through nationwide workshops.
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