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how to bisque a ^6 claybody

updated thu 23 oct 03


Ababi on wed 22 oct 03

Hello Tamara!
Very good question!
I bisque all my wares to 1000C ^06 in this temp I am able to smooth my
wares after the firing with a water sandpaper and there is a good
connection between the glaze and the ware. Ron Roy goes up to ^04. It
did not work for me.

Ababi Sharon
Glaze addict
Kibbutz Shoval Israel

-----Original Message-----
From: Clayart [mailto:CLAYART@LSV.CERAMICS.ORG] On Behalf Of Tamara
Sent: Tuesday, October 21, 2003 9:47 PM
Subject: dumb question inside

ok.. so if a clay says cone 6.. how do I bisque fire it? is it ^06
bisque and THEN ^6 Glaze? or ^6 for both?? I'm in such a fog I can't
remember right now and my grandma got me all confused.

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