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New pots

Posted on November 26, 2009 at 2:10pm 0 Comments

A couple new photos.

SCM / seiji nuka / lorio ash / cornell iron saturate

SCM / seiji nuka / lorio ash / bailey's red

SCM / obsidian 3…


New pots

Posted on October 4, 2009 at 10:40pm 2 Comments

Some new pots.

All three use SCM as a base. All three are cone 6 oxy… Continue

New test result posted

Posted on September 25, 2009 at 5:04pm 0 Comments

Results from a test firing of a version of SCM.

I have several other tests that came out of the kiln this morning but short on time now, I will post the other results later.


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At 10:18pm on September 2, 2011, Deanna Baechtel said…

What glazes did you use on the pitcher with black white blue and purple. I really like the top of the pitcher nice color.


At 6:05pm on January 14, 2010, Zoophagous said…
Very cool. I may give this a try.
At 3:40pm on January 14, 2010, Zoophagous said…
I don't have a schedule per se. I use an older kiln and it does not have a controller, just a kiln sitter. So with a controller I would bring it up to temp then just shut it down and let it cool naturally.

Any questions please ask.


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