Greek Vase-Painting, an introduction
Greek Vase-Painting, an introduction

Made of terracotta, these ancient pots were fashioned into a variety of shapes, then painted with liquid clay.

Ancient Greek vase production and the black-figure technique
Ancient Greek vase production and the black-figure technique

From heroes and gods to everyday life, ancient Greek pottery depicted a variety of subjects.

Making Greek vases
Making Greek vases

Ancient potters prepared clay, threw vases, oversaw firing, and either added decoration or employed vase-painters.