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RS Terra-Cotta Tile Body

RS Terra-Cotta Tile Body

Firing temperature : cone 04 | Color : terra cotta | Atmosphere: Oxidation

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Using terra-cotta clays for tile presents problems such as high porosity, and poor freeze/thaw properties. While it is not a particularly durable clay, traditionally terra-cotta bodies have defined much of the global tile aesthetic and are ubiquitous with the architecture of many cultures.

This recipe was shared by Forrest Lesch-Middelton in the October 2020 issue of Ceramics Monthly.

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