These are all my very first tests using my new kiln!! All are cone 6 oxidation. I am pretty pleased. If you have any feedback or suggestions please let me know!! :D

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Comment by Amanda Sullivan on May 13, 2013 at 7:36pm

I have seen your tools they look very professional!! Good job!! And I like the chattering on that bowl, I can never get it to turn out right...

Comment by Robert Serva on May 13, 2013 at 6:34pm

Thanks, It was one of my first tries with chattering, I have made a bunch of tools and they are starting to work out real well. I get many variations depending on the tool material thickness and tip I grind on it. The Coyote Mottled blue is very reliable, it always gives me good results and seems to work well with a wide range of clays. 

Comment by Amanda Sullivan on May 12, 2013 at 7:26pm

Very nice bowl by the way!

Comment by Amanda Sullivan on May 12, 2013 at 7:25pm

Lol sorry That is Minnasota Clay Co. Iron Red With Coyote red gold on top

Comment by Robert Serva on May 12, 2013 at 7:19pm

I Use the Mottled Blue also and really like it. Here it is on brown Standard clay on this 10 inch bowl.

Comment by Carl Ray Crutchfield on May 12, 2013 at 3:04pm

:) the 4th one from the other left,  .... the brown one:)  I use coyote glazes also.  I buy clear and creamy matt and then add colorants to get the glazes i want to use, but I also use their premixed wet glazes for accents and brush work.  I don't really have the space to mix glaze from scratch. 

Comment by Amanda Sullivan on May 12, 2013 at 8:43am

I sent you a friend request!

Comment by Amanda Sullivan on May 12, 2013 at 8:41am

Thanks! Commercial.. I am going to start mixing my own soon.  It is Coyote Mottled blue with Mayco Alabaster on top

Comment by Carl Ray Crutchfield on May 12, 2013 at 7:26am

Well you should be please, very nice results.  Are they commercial glazes or mixed from recipe?  What is the test 4th from the left, please?

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