Underglaze pencils, pens, and crayons can be great for ceramic artists who may have started with a background in painting … Read More
Tag: ball clay
Al2O3×2SiO2×2H2O —Secondary clays deposited in marshy areas. Very fine particle size, high plasticity, high in organic contaminates, and fires white or off-white. Used as the primary plasticizing clay in most claybodies, but in large quantities promotes high shrinkage. Source: Clay: A Studio Handbook
Terra sigillata is an ultrarefined clay slip that can give a soft sheen when applied to bone-dry wares and, if … Read More
Cookout season is upon us, so I thought I would pass on a somewhat cookout-related project for today.
When potter … Read More
There are many, many ways to put lines onto pots – carving, fluting, painting, drawing – but, I have to … Read More