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Clay and glass; the plot thickens….

I recently wrote about my experiments with combining mosaic glass tiles and ceramic clay. When it works, it can give glorious effects; but when it doesn’t… The glass can shrink away from the clay and create little dry islands. There … Continue reading

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Clay and glass

I have cut up some mosaic glass tiles and placed them in the bottom of a bowl made from black clay. The clay looks red at the moment, because it is still unfired. I will bisque fire tonight, and hopefully … Continue reading

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Ceramic bowls with glass decorations

Bowl with Botz brush-on glazes and melted glass tiles. I used blue, white and orange glass tiles which I cut up in little squares. Ceramic glazes contain silica to form glass as well as  metal oxides, clay and colourants.  But … Continue reading

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