Tuesday, 8 March 2011

slipware after all #2...


A few details of the marks I made on Saturday, two of the three Accidental Terracotta platters survived the slip to this point.. firing tomorrow and hopefully I have a result as I've entered one into the Campbelltown art show..
I think at this stage they are about 38cm.. more shrinkage to come
I didn't attempt to slip the outside of the wares they are very loose and whatever dripped over the outside whilst pouring the inside I have left there..

Thanks peeps for all the notes on my previous post.. I have some good info to go on now for the next firing..and hopefully we can tweak the gas pressure enough to get a good result, the clay body used by others is out of my hands!!!

2 comments:

  1. Great marks on those platters Ang! I've been thinking about your part of the world as our part is finally starting to think Spring...!

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  2. hey cindy just returning to some work I did at dougs in '09 inspire by a book on cyprus slipware pots, cheers oh yeh its getting cool here now, the change is coming and i'm not ready for it yet :P

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