Clay: Firing pains

We have a new tech person firing the kiln.  There is a learning curve…that is sooo annoying….

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The one on the right is supposed to be red. IMG_3809

 

BLECH. IMG_3808

These are knitting bowls.  The glaze got melted right off of them… IMG_3807

The piece of kiln shelf that was used to hold the bowl up is literally melted to the bowl.  My professor says next semester (because this semester is over) that we can grind off the extra and try re-firing it.  For the third time.

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~ by collidescopes on May 20, 2013.

One Response to “Clay: Firing pains”

  1. […] back I did this post on clay pain, and bad firing results.  I decide the two knitting bowls, the lower ones, […]

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