Understanding how ceramic materials behave when fired is essential to taking your work to a professional level. And the best way to gain this understanding is to test test test! But many potters shy away from testing because it can seem a little overwhelming.
That’s why today I decided to gather 5 of our best ceramic glaze testing resources from over the years in one place. The posts below will help dispel any glaze testing phobias you might have or get the most out of any testing you may already do. See, glaze chemistry isn’t so scary after all! – Jennifer Harnetty, editor.
Develop your own glazes!
There’s nothing more satisfying than putting one of your own glazes on a pot you made — and it’s not that hard to do! All you need is a little information about what different raw materials do, how much of each to add, and VOILA!
Developing Glazes can get you on your way!
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