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Ryan Coppage, PhD


Articles by Ryan Coppage, PhD

Chasing Chun

Chasing Chun

Most ceramic artists are familiar with the soft, sky blues of traditional chuns, which depend on only a small amount  … Read More

Rutile

Rutile

Rutile is just as fickle as it is beautiful. Not only is it finicky, but it is also different in  … Read More

Carbon Trapping

Carbon Trapping

Most potters are familiar with carbon-trapping: on shino glazes, in a typical reduction firing, or in wood, soda, and salt  … Read More

Gemstones and Glazes

Gemstones and Glazes

Gemstones give us inspiration for glaze design: from green emeralds and red rubies, to blue aquamarines and golden beryls, we  … Read More