Ah the kiln school of hard knocks. Every kiln firing is a learning situation, whether it's how to fire it more efficiently or where to place items on the kiln for the best effects or as in this case how to apply glaze. The first picture shows a beautiful combination of glazes, when I saw it I was ecstatic, then I saw the foot and how it was firmly glued to the shelf. Sigh. Lesson learned, next time I will apply the glaze thinner and leave a greater amount of matte glaze at t
New day, new glaze.
A new day a new kiln load and new glaze. Today I fire off the little gas reduction kiln to play with Malcolm Davis carbon trap shino. Stay tuned.