First Attempt using SCMW glazes and modifiers.

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Comment by Don Olliff on January 18, 2012 at 8:38pm

Baily's Red was poured inside. SH Copper Ash was sprayed on top section. Watercolor Green was sprayed on the top section with the carved lines. Juicy Fruit was layered over the WCG. SCM Warm sprayed all over outside thicker around the middle. Watercolor Green over the SCM Warm and then Apricot was layered over the whole upper section followed by Bailey's Red. Finally a layer of Juicy Fruit With-Iron over the whole piece.  All spraying was done with an airbrush. Firing to ^6-7 with holds and slow cooling to 1500 before natural cooling with bottom exhaust fan going all the time. Single firing too. Clay body is Coleman Porcelain.

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