In reduction, these glazes will be enhanced by the reduction process.¬† Impurities and trace metals in the clay and glaze will react with carbon in the kiln atmosphere to create spotting.¬† Oxides react in various and sometimes spectacular ways.¬† Each firing creates a certain unique quality in the ware.¬†¬†
Read the description carefully to determine whether oxidation or reduction is advised.¬†¬†All are lead free and non-toxic, and may be used on dinnerware when fired properly.¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†
The toxicologists say no more salt glazes, but they haven't tried Artificial Salt! This Cone 10 "artificial" salt glaze produces almost identical results to the old favorite without the hazard to man, machinery or environment.
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