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Re: Scrap glass firing


From: Deb M. (dmortl_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Sun Oct 12 2003 - 08:43:13 PDT

What would happen if you smashed them up and put them in the bottom of a
bisque fired bowl and fired it again? Has anyone ever tried this?

>The scraps of glass have to have the same coefficient or they won't fuse
>well, they will break apart after cooling. You need to cover the kiln
>shelves with a heavy coat of kiln wash. The glass will melt at different
>temperatures due to their coefficient can't really say what is a general
>temperature. Enameling is 1450.

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