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

Oil Spot and Hare’s Fur Glazes

Oil Spot and Hare’s Fur Glazes

Vase (detail), porcelain with Nuka Glaze over Hamada Rust, fired to cone 10 oxidation. While this is not a true oil spot hare’s fur glaze, it produces a similar pattern, and is often referred to as hare’s fur for this reason.

This article was originally published in the May 2011 issue of Ceramics Monthly.

 
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