| Posted 07/22/06||Reply with quote #1 |
Studio Hints - Opalescent Chun Glaze - cone 5-6
Studio Hints from the Fall 2004 CAU Newsletter:
Opalescent Mid-Fire Chun
This translucent glaze has a brilliant, smooth gloss surface with an opalescent shimmer. Reduction fire to cone 5–6.
Ferro Frit 3269 40 Whiting 9
Lithium carb. 2 EPK 9
Talc 7 Silica 33
Add: .5% cobalt carb. for royal blue with lavender/pink shimmer or 2% copper carb. for teal green with blue shimmer.
- Submitted by Sylvia Ramachandran
for cone 9-10 chun glazes and a scientific discussion about why the sky is blue.
| Posted 03/27/11||Reply with quote #2 |
|do you have any pictures of this glaze? do you have any suggestions of application or glazes/ underglaze that work well with this glaze?|
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| Posted 03/28/11||Reply with quote #3 |
|Sylvia Ramachandran gave us this glaze recipe. She is not a regular on our board, so I sent her an email to see if she had any pictures. I am not holding my breath, but it is worth a try.|
| Posted 03/31/11||Reply with quote #4 |
Thanks dawn, I'm test firing it in reduction right now so it wont be that necessary any more. When i get some test pieces out i'll just photograph them and upload them here.
| Posted 10/03/11||Reply with quote #5 |
any pictures yet?