[Clayart] tony's metaphor tangent - cornwall stone vs custer, mega-pinholes

Lee togeika at gmail.com
Wed Mar 12 11:16:06 EDT 2014

On Tue, Mar 11, 2014 at 6:22 PM, Edouard Bastarache <edouardb at colba.net>wrote:

> Hello Hendrix Taylor,
> how do you justify his explanation when the pinholing occurs
> on only one side of the pot as it was described in the first mail
> of this thread?
> I rather suspect a heat transfer problem or the pot was stacked
> to close to a heat source.

Edward, enough heat will smooth a surface out.   This glaze combination
(bowl on the right) is cratered is not hot long enough:


Sometimes I have to fire it twice.

 Lee 李 Love in Longfellow,Minneapolis, MN USA

 "Ta tIr na n-óg ar chul an tI—tIr dlainn trina chéile"—that is, "The land
of eternal youth is behind the house, a beautiful land fluent within
itself." -- John O'Donohue

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