Ingredient Amount
Gerstley borate 50.00
Lithium Carbonite 50.00


This is not a food-safe recipe—I apply it only to the exterior of pots. I use a 3:1 ratio of water to dry materials. This results in a very thin glaze. Thicker applications take on a darker amber color. The best application method is dipping or pouring.

This recipe was shared by Jeffrey Lipton in the November 2023 issue of Ceramics Monthly.