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looking for books and burnishing

updated thu 10 may 01


Deb Erikson on tue 8 may 01

THANK YOU!!! I had no idea it was an article! I remembered reading about
it in the CLAYART archives...possibly put there by you!

Are you burnishing too?
I'm also intrigued with that possibility. In the new Ceramics Mo, the cover
piece is a burnished process using three oils... anyone know how this is

Deb on Grand Lake in OK

----- Original Message -----
From: Ron Collins
Sent: Tuesday, May 08, 2001 7:06 AM
Subject: Re: looking for books

> Woody Hughes at Peters Valley is an article, not a book, written in the
> June, July, Aug, 1993 issue of Ceramics Mo. I have tried quite a few of
> glazes and terra sigs. Some work and some don't. What doesn't for me is
> the blue/black and maroon terra sigs....a good one is the white terra sig
> containing zircopax, kaolin and talc..not really a shiny one,but we are
> to use it on dry clay to get an opaque white look to the clay body when
> dry, rather than the students remembering to get white slip on while
> hard. I have to put a white slip under my crackle glaze, and this one
> well.....there are lots of interesting things in the article....Melinda in
> Guatemala
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