06
Apr

glaze test success

[igp-video src=”http://chasingfirestudio.com/wp-content/uploads/new-test-glaze-who-dis-.-everything-is-going-to-be-this-colour-now.-its-true-love-over-here.-cant-ev.mp4″ poster=”http://chasingfirestudio.com/wp-content/uploads/new-test-glaze-who-dis-.-everything-is-going-to-be-this-colour-now.-its-true-love-over-here.-cant-ev.jpg” size=”large”]

05
Apr

glaze testing

[igp-video src=”” poster=”https://chasingfirestudio.com/wp-content/uploads/glaze-im-chasing-the-perfect-aged-turquoise.-im-getting-there…-i-tested-a-variety-of-ten-glazes-la-1.jpg” size=”medium”] Glaze // I’m chasing the perfect aged turquoise. I’m getting there… I tested a variety of ten glazes last night (not ALL turquoise!). I’ve made some modifications to a few, and firing again now. Easter creative awakening! [Image description: white hand holding a tall line textured glaze test tile with a matte turquoise glaze, with glaze running down the right side slightly. The glaze breaks a slight brown on the edges.] . . #GlazeChemistry #CanadianCeramicsStudio #experiment #glazy #CeramicGlaze #GlazeTest #TurquoiseGlaze #CopperCarbonate

31
Mar

glaze party, research style

[igp-video src=”” poster=”https://chasingfirestudio.com/wp-content/uploads/glaze-party-just-entering-the-likely-chemical-composition-of-my-wheat-straw-ash-based-on-this-phd-th-1.jpg” size=”medium”] Glaze Party / just entering the likely chemical composition of my wheat straw ash based on this PhD thesis from someone in the UK who included North American samples, in case you’re wondering what art looks like. The start if experiments tomorrow! #GlazeChemistry #HyperGlaze #canadianceramicsstudio . . [Image description: Computer screen with a PhD thesis text behind the open Hyperglaze software window, where chemical components are being typed into small entry boxes.]