[Clayart] downfiring book/bogle/SEND A BUCK

Elizabeth Willoughby via Clayart clayart at lists.clayartworld.com
Wed Apr 22 16:47:45 EDT 2015


Hi Paul,
You might look up the Mastering Glazes Book, by John Hesselberth and Ron
Roy, they have a lot of good information on downfiring.
Liz
from Brighton, Ontario, Canada.

On Wed, Apr 22, 2015 at 7:43 AM, Paul Gerhold via Clayart <
clayart at lists.clayartworld.com> wrote:

> Glad to hear about a book on down firing.  I have yet to hear a good
> explanation of why down firing helps glazes that are not dependent on
> crystal formation.
>
> Paul
>
> Sent from my iPad
>
> On Apr 21, 2015, at 6:18 PM, mel jacobson via Clayart <
> clayart at lists.clayartworld.com> wrote:
>
> > as i am putting together our primer book on firing i talked to
> > carol marians today and she is writing a book with all the detail
> > and information on what is going on with downfiring.
> > it will be a dandy, but it will be complex.  and, i bet
> > a lot of the periodic table images and symbols will be used.
> >
> > mine is a baby version.  hers will be the `big boy version`.
> > but, for sure she is pleased that we doing anything,  as her
> > vision is for all clay workers to understand what is going on
> > with firing.  as she said today...`what good is a recipe if you
> > don't have clue how to fire.?`  there has to be a protocol.
> > firing is about 80 percent of pottery, clay and glaze mean
> > very little.  and, don't discount cone 6 electric.  that is what
> > she is using for her study.  amazing.
> >
> > ray bogle has almost finished our new website, archives, picture
> > and doc ready site.  it is actually stunning.
> > he has all the categories in place, how to, and a q and a.
> >
> > ray is feeling much better, at 80 percent as he says.
> > so.  we could not be happier.
> >
> > clayart is on a new chapter...we will be the finest clay site
> > on the planet very soon.
> >
> > HEY, SEND A BUCK...AND I WILL SEND YOU A COPY OF MY
> > CONFIRMATION PICTURE AT SALEM CHURCH..MINNEAPOLIS.
> > what a deal.
> > mel
> >
> >
> > from: minnetonka, mn
> > website:http://www.melpots.com
> > new book: http://www.21stcenturykilns.com
> > http://www.melpots.com/clayart.html
> >
> >
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Liz Willoughby
Brighton, Ontario
Canada



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