We are rolling out another in our series of free downloads today – this one is for all you raku firers out there. Ten Tried and True Raku Glaze and Slip Recipes: Recipe Cards for our Favorite Raku Pottery Glazes includes a fantastic assortment of raku glaze recipes including several copper matts, a white crackle and even a shino! Today, I am excerpting one of those glazes – the shino – as a sneak peek. – Jennifer Harnetty, editor.
Left: Teabowl with Kelley’s Low-Fire Shino Glaze, by Steven Branfman.
|Kelley’s Low-Fire Shino|
This is a semi-opaque glaze with an excellent crackle texture and tan to silvery color characteristics,
depending on firing temp. Works well in combination with other glazes.