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Glaze Book for Dummies? by GaSeku
Is there something similar to a Glaze Book for Dummies? I am not able to find a class that specifically addresses glazes and very much want to learn more about making them. I am curious about underglazing right now but know precious little about the how- to aspect. And Mason stains? What are they...
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September 13th 03 08:40 PM
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News or forum server in french ? by Alex
Hi all, Is someone knows about a news or forum server on pottery in french ? Thanks for your help. Best regards.
September 14th 03 12:36 AM
by Steve Mills Go to last post
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vender for a gas burner by Lathe Dog
Where can I buy an atmospherically-entrained gas burner with about 10,000 Btu/hr max output when using propane? If a burner puts out, say, 10,000 Btu/hr with natural gas, how much will it put out with propane, at the same supply pressure? Thanks in advance. Tom
September 14th 03 06:01 PM
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Saggar Firing by lloyd patrick
Would welcome suggestions for color in saggar firing terra sig'd pieces in saggars (vs. sawdust firing).
September 14th 03 06:04 PM
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Chucks by Lindsay MacArthur
I would like to fire some chucks and want to know if I can leave them just bisqued or if I need to fire them again to ^6. LMac
September 15th 03 04:24 AM
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F/A @ EBAY Electric Kiln by BATMAN.ROBIN
Dear Reader, Apologies if this is the wrong place to Advertise.
September 15th 03 07:52 AM
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Glaze Mixing Ques. by Doug Porter
Why does glaze have to sit for 24 hours after being mixed? My husband asked me this question and I didn't have an answer for him (besides "that's what I was told to do"). LMac
September 15th 03 04:44 PM
by Bruce on Earthlink Go to last post
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F/A @ EBAY Electric Kiln by BATMAN.ROBIN
Dear Reader, Apologies if this is the wrong place to Advertise.
September 15th 03 05:36 PM
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FAQ Raku part 1 of 2 by SBRANFPOTS
Raku Frequently Asked Questions Part 1of 2 Compiled 5/31/96 by Steven Branfman Author, “Raku:*A*Practical Approach, Second Edition” and “The Potters Professional Handbook” The Potters Shop 31 Thorpe Rd. Needham MA 02494, 781/449 7687 Revised 9/02 Last Posted...
September 16th 03 11:10 PM
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FAQ Raku part 2 of 2 by SBRANFPOTS
Raku FAQ Part 2 of 2 R.9. All I ever get are bright metallic effects. How do I get more colorful glaze effects? This is the exact opposite of the previous question and problem. Brighter colors need a degree of post firing oxidation in order to develop. There are several ways to achieve this. When...
September 16th 03 11:11 PM
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Glazus Interuptus by Watcher
(GaSeku) wrote in : I posted this to Clayart but it may take a while before it goes to the list. I started a glaze firing and two hours into it, we were called away so I had to turn off the kiln. It's not computerized. Is this ...
September 17th 03 04:32 AM
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kiln venting question by potty
I have a toploading electric kiln firing up to 1300. is it necessary to continue venting the kiln area once the cooling down has started? thanx
September 17th 03 11:34 PM
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Glaze FAQs by Tom Buck
Glazes: F A Qs frequently asked questions by Tom Buck, B.Eng. (Chem.). Compiled January 1996, reviewed/revised October 2000 by Tom Buck Copyright (C) 1996 and 2000, all rights reserved, please contact the author for permission to issue a copy of this document.
September 18th 03 04:16 PM
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Indian pottery by Chuck
Sorry if this is the wrong group, but does anyone have any information regarding where a person can go to get an honest evaluation and value of authentic, Incan pottery that is approximately 800 years old? Thanks
September 19th 03 02:15 PM
by Slgraber Go to last post
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The Potter's Palette by GaSeku
I want to thank whoever recommended this book to help me understand more about making my own glazes. It arrived today and I am thrilled. It is an excellent book, so easy to understand AND it has great pictures. Thanks so much! What a great help this will be. Gaye
September 19th 03 02:24 PM
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Tile clay questions. by DK666
I am planning on making tile. I have some ^06 clay but I am not sure if it's the right type of clay. What kind of clay would be best for floor tile ? Can the same clay be used for countertop tile ?
September 19th 03 05:39 PM
by Charlie Spitzer Go to last post
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LONG post on results of "Glazus Interuptus" by GaSeku
Grab a cup of tea or a glass of beer. This post may be LONG. I fired the load that I had to turn off after two hours the day before. After reading everyone's posts, I opted NOT to replace any of the cones since they only got to 500F. I won't fail to replace them next time, just in case not doing...
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September 21st 03 12:37 PM
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large tiles cracking by Monika Schleidt
I have this very smooth, slick clay, which feels very much like porcellain, but is tan colored and sinters at 1100C. It works very well on the wheel, to handbuild, but, if you make any large, flat pieces, like large tiles or so, it tends to crack right down the middle. I don't normally make large...
September 23rd 03 01:47 PM
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sweating pots by Janet Unruh
Hello, I'm new to this newsgroup technology but love all the info! I make plant pots and waterfountains but have had two incidences of the pot 'sweating' from the base. I use a cone 6 plainsman white clay, and a combination of commercial and studio made glazes. Any insights on where to begin...
September 23rd 03 05:19 PM
by Diego Go to last post
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new potter here... by MOhar871
this is a fun thing that i would love to start in my home. i am taking my second series of classes, but in the future if i want to get a wheel and kiln, where would i get this stuff from. i am not opening a business or anything, just for fun. or is it best just to join open studio somewhere. i am...
September 23rd 03 09:21 PM
by annemarie Go to last post
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