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Tagged:  Yoshiro Ikeda

Some glazes make interesting surfaces all by themselves, but no glaze is a silver bullet. Firing a piece multiple  times with different surface treatments can  bring individuality and complexity to your work.

Building Complex Glaze Surfaces with Multiple Firings

Posted On November 19, 2008 1 Comment

In today’s post, Nicole Copel describes how Yoshiro Ikeda has worked out a system of multiple firings that allows him to assess the application of glaze at each stage of experimentation. More important than his glaze recipes (at the end of this feature) are his techniques for using them.