By New York Times News Service / The Bulletin
January 11, 2011
Paul Soldner, a ceramist who put his own twist on the Japanese firing technique known as raku to create wildly spontaneous sculptural vessels, died on Jan. 3 at his home in Claremont, Calif. He was 89.
His death was confirmed by his daughter, Stephanie Soldner Sullivan.
Soldner was the first....