Turfle, Susan A. on sat 10 may 97
posting for a friend -
I am looking for ways to lessen the weight of heavily grogged
sculpture bodies when doing sculptures over 2 feet in any direction.
I am considering using sawdust as an addition, but have no
experience in additions of sawdust to clay. I am doing large
figurative sculptures and they are getting difficult to move without
Ideas? Proportions of additions to lessen weight of clay? How do
these addition change the forming, firing, and glazing concerns and
Thanks in advance!