Brenda Outram
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Looking for a new clay

Started this discussion. Last reply by JC Feb 19, 2019. 2 Replies

Hi everyone, I am happy to say that I just moved to Nova Scotia but am sad that I now have to look for a new porcelain as my fav, NZ6 from Clayart is unavailable here. If anyone has any…Continue

Porcelain Rings

Started this discussion. Last reply by Brenda Outram Feb 18, 2014. 4 Replies

Happy New Year EveryoneI'm trying a new project and I was wondering if anyone had any experience or advice. I want to make some seamless porcelain rings like these by Monika Skrzypkow. I don't want…Continue

Tags: molds, rings, porcelain

Glossy glaze coming out Matt

Started this discussion. Last reply by Norm Stuart Aug 19, 2013. 19 Replies

I am testing my various porcelains, I'm using tried and true recipes that I have used before. I checked my cones and they are showing 6 fully down and 7 just starting to bend at the tip. I have used…Continue


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At 6:00pm on June 6, 2013, Kabe Burleson said…

welcome to cone 6, Brenda. Happy firing.



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