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Dorandy’s Cups: Application: Dipped Recipe: 1. Creamy white over whole piece 2. Petes Bronze over the bottom half.
At our studio we sell wet clay as well as COE96 raw fusible dichtoic and clear glass. You have the option of buying the clay at $20 for one 25 pound bag. You can also buy new and used pottery wheels, kilns and pottery and glass tools. We also repair kilns, pottery wheels, glass tools […]
S cracking can occur on pieces that dry unevenly, for instance if you take a bowl and put it in front of a fan. Other reasons for S cracks are leaving water in the bottom of your piece during the drying out phase. To reduce the risk of S cracking: Make sure to compress the […]
1. Wedge your clay 2. Determine the Depth of your piece and make sure you clay ball is at least that long 3. Roll out your slab: For Slab Rollers For hand thrown Slabs For Slabs created using rolling Pins 4. Smooth and compress the surface of your slab using a metal or rubber rib. […]
GROUTING 101: For those of you taking the class and have the homework of grouting or want to take on the challenge of grouting at home, we wrote up some safety tips and instructions below: Safety: You used broken objects of glass and ceramics in your mosaics so please be careful when grouting because edges […]
Aquarium Clay Reefs|Rocks Visit our ceramics studio to check what aquascapes we have on hand for purchase. Our ceramic imitations of reefs and live rocks are friendly to the environment, prevent the live ocean reefs from being killed, are safer than concrete and do not require lengthy soaking periods or continuous cleaning and maintenance. You […]
Enhance the charm and beauty of a bonsai trees with unique clay planters and pots in classical Japanese shapes hand made in our studio by our artists. Buy directly from us and save money. We sell standard and custom-made (size, shape and style) bonsai tree pottery planters and pots. If you are looking for the odd size, […]
1. Remove all labels and collars. Anything that is not painted on needs to be removed from the bottles. Anything plastic, will melt or burn out in the heat of the kiln 2. Cover the bottle with your favorite Devitrification solution. This will keep the bottle shiny instead of matte or mottled. We use Spray […]
What is dichroic glass? Can dichroic glass be fused together with other glasses? Do you teach glass fusing classes? Is glass fusing the same as glass lampworking? I need a place to do my glass work. Do you provide open studio access? Can you use dichroic glass for glass blowing? Why does dichroic glass have […]