Ingredient Amount
Whiting 19.00
Zinc Oxide 9.00
G200 Feldspar 52.00
EPK Kaolin 15.00
Silica 5.00
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Zircopax Plus 10.00
Mason Stain 10.00
Bentonite 1.00


I program a 15-minute hold and slow cool at the end of the firing in an electric kiln. This gives a very soft matte finish with little sheen. Otherwise it is a bit waxy with a low sheen. I used Mason stain #6315 Zirconium Vanadium Blue as the colorant in the process images.

This recipe was shared by Alan Johnson in the January/February 2021 issue of Pottery Making Illustrated.