This is the latest work i am busy with. I am working on the finish i will get after firing,i am wanting the top of the crackle to sinter out just a bit so i can add what ever i want to the background body.
This is a large container that was slab constructed. Before bisc i put on a layer of under glaze then a copper carb. wash that i sponged off. After bisc i applied a dry glaze with a craw glaze on top. Low fire. This pot i am going to refire in a sagger to smoke… Continue reading A large ceramic container.
Here i made this box with a flip top , the hinge has a piece of plastic coated wire in it that i put in after glazing.
This is a low temp. red that has had some iron chromate and frited iron solution sprayed onto the glaze before baking to 1050 c. This is normally a deeper red but now there are flashings of orange and yellows. Different but..
. A slab built box. Here i first put a copper carb. wash ( in the deeper parts of the surface ) and terra sigillata on before bisc. After bisc. i put on a low fire red glaze that i wiped off just so that the terra gets some color and i get a hint… Continue reading A twist on Terra Sigillata .
Here are some pieces that came out of the bisc. oven. Still working mainly with the slab roller. Shoulder still out of it, so centering on the kick wheel a problem.