Thursday, 20 January 2011

the evidence...


Well here they be, pre bisque and post bisque!! on peters recommendation I put some of those beige shinos into a bisque kiln..this firing being more successful that the previous trial...

And wammo there you have it instant colour!!

Not the same result you would expect from a lovely reduction firing but there it is the evidence that you can refire in a bisque kiln and get different results :)) happy jan....

6 comments:

  1. dam* I just heard of this else where and here are results- Dam*!

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  2. Cool! Someone told me you could do this and I have some white shino bowls I have been meaning to try out. Next bisque I'll put them in and let ya know what happens! Do you like the new color?

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  3. ha!! there ya go meredith the interweb has its uses :P

    trace i like em better this way and couldn't expect a 'wood firing' result they were very flat in tone when they went in, so now i have even warm looking plates :))
    yeh get your in!!! I had better results at the top of the kiln than lower down..and there was some good moisture in there too with fresh pots not bone dry ones..

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  4. Very cool. Way to go Peter -the web rocks!

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