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body stains

updated tue 30 sep 97


Harriett Gordon on fri 5 sep 97

I recently stumbled on a product put out by Ferro, called "Body stain". It
comes in at least 8 colors, and is to be used for staining clay bodies, and
slips. I'm currently trying it out in a White Stoneware Slip, trying for a
blue body color. I hope to try some casting, and some slip decorations with

Has anyone out there ever used these "Body Stains"? Any words of advice?
Can they work also be used in Glaze formulations?