You can formulate a slip to go on greenware, bone dry ware and even
bisque ware. Store bought slips are formulated for a larger range of clay
bodies. Some of them contain frits which make them stick better. Some of
them may contain gums which make them stick better.
At 08:23 PM 10/5/99 -0400, dj wrote:
<excerpt> If you water down clay to make slip, and put that slip on the
<underline>outside</underline> of a piece, won't it crack??? Is it true
that "store bought" slips have an agent in them to stop the cracking???