Alisa Liskin Clausen on sat 16 nov 02
Glaze test for oxides under Tony Hansen's 5 x 20 glaze plus 10% =
Zircopax, cone 6, ox. =20
Glaze tested on white midrange stoneware fired in electric oxidation to =
Credited to: Tony Hansen
100c p/h to 600c (212f - 1112f)
150c p/h to 1100c (330f - 2012f)=20
100c p/h to 1220c (212f - 2228f)
cool down max. per hour to 1100c=20
cool 80c per hour to 800c
shut off kiln
20 Frit 3134
20 Custer spar
Note: All raw materials are measured up or down to the nearest whole =
Colorants or additives to a 100 gram test batch are measured in percent =
to the 100 gram test batch.
Forshammer spar for Custer
Local frit for 3134
Oxides showed well under this white, gloss glaze. Oxides Cobalt, RIO, =
black stain, Chrome and Ocher showed well under glaze.
Chrome stayed green, slightly muted in color by the opacifier. The =
colored oxides all have sharp edges and stayed exactly as painted.
This glaze is the glossiest of all of these tests and the oxides showed =
the clearest under this glaze. However, I am looking for a matter =
Otherwise, this is a staple glaze in my studio.
Regards from Alisa in Denmark