Ingredient Amount
Cedar Heights Redart 50.00
Lizella Clay* 25.00
OM 4 Ball Clay 18.50
Silica 6.50


Originally published in the October 2017 issue of Ceramics Monthly.
Add ¼ cup of barium carbonate dissolved in water to a 100-pound dry material batch to prevent scumming. *Sidenote for Lizella clay: You can use other clays, like Potting clay or Ranger Red. I use Lizella for its orange color and smaller particle size, which makes it easier to carve.