Firing Tips

Firing Tips

Underfired or immature bisque. Most often the bisque is fired to a cone 03 or 04. The glaze firing is generally fired 1 or 2 cones cooler, 05 or 06. If the bisque has not been fired completely through, gases will escape from the immature bisque causing small pinholes,...
Considerations on buying a kiln

Considerations on buying a kiln

Buying A Kiln Things to consider when purchasing a kiln: • Internal size – firing chamber • External size (will it fit the space you have? does the kiln fit through the doorways?) • Single or three phase power available to site/cost of three phase power installation •...
Cast Glass in Pottery Kilns

Cast Glass in Pottery Kilns

  Pottery/Glass Workshop Retreats The Pottery Place – Dimbulah Nestled in the Hinterlands, one and a half hours drive West of Cairns lies one of the North’s best kept secrets – the lovely township of Dimbulah, situated in the “dry country” on the edge of the Hodginson...