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Re: To dunk or not to dunk...

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Marand10_at_TeacherArtExchange
Date: Thu Sep 27 2001 - 16:58:42 PDT


In a message dated 9/27/2001 3:29:54 PM Eastern Daylight Time,
philalb@earthlink.net writes:

> I also found that interesting effects are achieved by
> NOT bisque firing first...Just apply the glaze to air dried greenware then
> fire it. Saves a step too!whoah.............that's called risky! You'll
> have one heck of a mess if that one eeny beeny air bubble explodes in the
> kiln with glaze on greenware! I wouldn't do it. If greenware is not
> totally dry and has a damp spot, it also can explode......not to mention
> the air bubble..........and there's no telling where the piece will fly!
> It doesn't always land on the "washed" kiln shelves.........

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