Potters Council is thrilled to announce the members chosen to participate in the 2011 Juried Exhibition, “The Shoulders We Stand On”. The show is being held in conjunction with the National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts (NCECA) conference. “The Shoulders We Stand On” The 2011 Potters Council members show in Tampa, Florida… Read More »
On Monday, we brought you Joan Carcia’s saggar-firing technique. Today, as promised, we’ll share the other secret to her success with this technique: her terra sigillata recipe. Enjoy! – Jennifer Harnetty, editor. This recipe (see ingredients below) makes about 1 cup of white terra sigillata. Mix it in a 1-gallon container with a lid…. Read More »
This week, we will take a look at how Carcia uses terra sigillata, vegetation, oxides and salts to make her vividly colored work.