The Complete Guide to High-Fire Glazes: Glazing & Firing at Cone 10

The Complete Guide to High-Fire Glazes: Glazing & Firing at Cone 10

by John Britt
     
 

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With hundreds of recipes for some of the most popular and enduring high-fire glazes, this reference will prove a boon to ceramists who want to master this complex and versatile aspect of the art. Author John Britt, who served as Clay Coordinator at the respected Penland School of Crafts, has personally tested many of the recipes, and carefully reviews every one. He… See more details below

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With hundreds of recipes for some of the most popular and enduring high-fire glazes, this reference will prove a boon to ceramists who want to master this complex and versatile aspect of the art. Author John Britt, who served as Clay Coordinator at the respected Penland School of Crafts, has personally tested many of the recipes, and carefully reviews every one. He offers a thorough examination of glaze materials, chemistry, and tools, and presents the basics of mixing, application, and firing procedures. There’s a wealth of information on various type of glazes, including copper, iron, shino, salt/soda, crystalline, and more. An exhaustive index of subjects and a separate index of glaze recipes will help ceramists find what they need, quickly and easily.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781600592164
Publisher:
Lark Crafts
Publication date:
08/01/2007
Series:
A Lark Ceramics Book Series
Pages:
184
Sales rank:
458,286
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x (d)

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