Raku is addictive because it's exciting, fast-paced, produces unique and beautiful surface effects, and best of all involves playing with fire! In Marcia Selsor's new DVD, 'Raku Firing: Expanding the Potential of the Raku Kiln', you'll learn the basics of this popular technique, and much more!
Good news folks! We have created another handy studio download for you! Wood Kiln Firing Techniques and Tips: Inspiration and Information for Making a Wood-Fired Kiln and Firing with Wood is now available for Ceramic Arts Daily subscribers to download. Wood Firing Techniques and Tips includes four great articles that will appeal to both the... Read More »
Charlie and Linda Riggs began experimenting with saggar firing after being disappointed with the results of some of their pit firings. So one day, Charlie decided to experiment with some bisque pots he had. He put some wood shavings, salt, copper carbonate/copper sulfate and wire encircling a white burnished pot into a bisqued bowl. Then... Read More »