[Clayart] bisque firing (story)my kiln

Snail Scott claywork at flying-snail.com
Sat Jul 27 16:22:15 EDT 2019

> On Jul 26, 2019, at 2:24 PM, Kathy Schultz <K1claylady at aol.com> wrote:
> What I would like to know is what you all think about going ahead with glazing and firing these pots to cone 5 since they did not reach cone 05?

I have some clay that would be happy with this, but some clays will have serious glaze flaws if only bisque fired to 08. So, it depends on your clay body. As a personal rule of thumb: the grayer the clay, the higher the bisque required.


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