About the Author

John Britt

John Britt

John Britt has been a potter and educator for more than 26 years. He has worked and taught at universities, colleges, and craft centers across the United States. John is the author of the The Complete Guide to High-Fire Glaze; Glazing & Firing at Cone 10, which was published by Lark Books in 2004. He has written numerous articles for ceramics publications including Ceramics Monthly, Ceramic Review, Studio Potter, and more. Currently, John teaches glaze chemistry, throwing, glazing, and firing workshops at his Bakersville, North Carolina, studio. To learn more about John, please visit his website: www.johnbrittpottery.com.


Articles by John Britt

Copper Oxide

Copper Oxide

Copper oxide is an active metal that combines easily with oxygen, which means that it is very sensitive to oxidation  … Read More

All About Iron

All About Iron

Iron is everywhere in many different forms, but that doesn’t mean it has to be boring—or even brown.

Forms of Iron
Iron  … Read More

Chrome Oxide

Chrome Oxide

Chrome oxide is a very powerful colorant that can at times be fickle. It mostly gives a wonderful range of  … Read More