Below are a few basics when it comes to mixing glazes.  We will be working in groups of 3-4 per recipe at first.  Once you have the basics down, you can look up & make glazes during the semester.  Just be sure you are always following proper safety precautions.

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Glaze Mixing 101

Fixing Common problems

chemical breakdown of glaze materials

Kilns!

pict0003.jpgMelting particles in glazes can be compared to sugar dissolving in tea. Mesh size=how quick it will melt & alter the recipe

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