Judi Buchanan’s Glazes

 FLUTTER-BY POTTERY   STUDIO GLAZES

75-25 WHITE    SMOOTH OPAQUE CONE 5-6

gerstley borate…………30.80

silica ……………………..30.20

Zircopax…………………..7.60

kaolin…………………….10.00

whiting……………………9.00

custer feldspar…………8.00

titianium dioxide……..2.40

rutile……………………..2.00

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                                100.00

This glaze moves so little you can paint on it with underglazes and the design stays put. It can be

used over and under other glazes for decorative effects.It can be colored but alone it is very boring.

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GOLDEN CHUN    SIMI TRANSPARENT CONE 5-6

custer feldspar………….50.35

gerstley borate…………16.36

whiting……………………..7.76

silica………………………..8.08

kaolin………………………4.62

zinc oxide………………..3.67

barium carb or

strontium carb…………..1.57

zircopax…………………..4.76

titanium dioxide………..2.83

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                                  100.00

Colored with 2% cobalt oxide this is a bright blue, with 6% copper + 2 % rutile it is leaf green, with 4.5 copper

+ 1.5% cobalt oxide it is teal. Iron and manganese combinations make a warm brown. Rutile makes a bright yellow.

Applys best when bisque has been quinched in water before dipping.

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ECRU   SIMI TRANSPARENT  CONE 5-6

gerstley borate………….27.90

silica……………………….27.20

custer feldspar…………12.10

kaolin………………………9.70

Zircopax…………………..7.50

whiting…………………….7.50

rutile……………………….2.20

zinc oxide……………….1.70

strontium carb………….1.40

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                                  100.00   plus iron oxide 1% and manganese Dioxide 2%

 

A good base to apply other glazes over for special effects

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