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Corobrik National Ceramics Biennale Features a Ceramix Stoneware Platter!

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Corobrik National Ceramics Biennale Features a Ceramix Stoneware Platter!

I’m overjoyed to tell you that my stoneware platter ‘Escaped’, was selected for the wall of plates at the Corobrick National Ceramics Exhibition. In the process to create ‘Escaped’, I used sgraffito (carving into the clay) followed by wax applied in the detail. After that, I painted it with three coats of green stoneware glaze and fired the platter to 1186°C. Not content with its appearance yet, I applied black under glaze here and there to the surfaces of the platter with a fine liner brush and fired again, this time at 1188°C. Two degrees Centigrade made an amazing difference....

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