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green; greenware

Posted On December 11, 2008 0 Comments
  Any dry, unfired clay form. Source: Clay: A Studio Handbook

green glazing; raw glazing

Posted On December 11, 2008 0 Comments
  Glazing leather-hard or bone-dry wares for single-firing. Source: Clay: A Studio Handbook

green firing; single-firing

Posted On December 11, 2008 0 Comments
  Process of glaze-firing glazed greenware without a bisque-firing.  Source: Clay: A Studio Handbook

grate kiln

Posted On December 11, 2008 0 Comments
  An early form of kiln originating in the Middle East, with a below-ground firebox, a grate supporting the wares within a cylindrical enclosure, and a piled shard roof. Source: Clay: A Studio Handbook

graniteware

Posted On December 11, 2008 0 Comments
  Ware with mottled slip or glaze treatment to create appearance of granite. Source: Clay: A Studio Handbook

Goldart

Posted On December 11, 2008 0 Comments
  Buff stoneware clay, produced by Cedar Heights Clay Company. Source: Clay: A Studio Handbook

glycerin; glycerol

Posted On December 11, 2008 0 Comments
  An organic gum derived from fats and oils, sometimes used as brushing medium for engobes or for reglazing fired wares. Also used as a lubricant in burnishing. For applying glazes to glaze-fired or vitrified surfaces, add one teaspoon glycerin to 100 grams dry glaze. Source: Clay: A Studio Handbook

Glomax

Posted On December 11, 2008 0 Comments
  Calcined kaolin. See EPK, calcined. Source: Clay: A Studio Handbook

glaze-resist

Posted On December 11, 2008 0 Comments
  Decorating technique where resist materials are applied to prevent glaze from adhering to certain areas. Source: Clay: A Studio Handbook

glaze-melt

Posted On December 11, 2008 0 Comments
  The chemically active state of the melted glaze. Source: Clay: A Studio Handbook