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Buy Any 3 Ceramic Bunnies From Ceramix And Get The Cheapest One Free.

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Buy Any 3 Ceramic Bunnies From Ceramix And Get The Cheapest One Free.

 

 

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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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What do you feel about entering products you make in competitions?

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What do you feel about entering products you make in competitions?

 


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Yarn bowls and Carlien McPhee crochet characters.

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Yarn bowls and Carlien McPhee crochet characters.

 


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Do you continuously drive yourself forward?

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Do you continuously drive yourself forward?

Do you ever wonder why you continuously drive yourself forward so that you can move a little closer to where you want to be? I have been pushing myself really hard over the last few months mixing glazes and painting up ornaments with no real direction in mind. I always do this and suddenly something happens and I know exactly what I should be doing. While I was working I spotted a bottle of high fire glaze which had rolled off the shelf and onto the floor. I have always wanted to push the limits of my clay but have...

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