Browsing tag: Kiln and Firing

Chemical Analysis of Local Kansas Clay and Its Use in Ceramic Art

by Herrick Smith

Seeking to learn more about local material and its potential for use in ceramic art, as well as investigating the possibility of replicating the effects of local clay using raw materials to compose a…

Q&A: Glaze Shivering

Jeff Zamek examines the issue of glaze shivering and offers the answers you need to avoid this problem.

Soda Ash in Oxidation

Since publishing an article titled An Alternative to Wood-firing Using Gas at Cone 6 in Ceramic Technical issue 37, I have been researching and experimenting with soda ash in electric kilns. I am intr…