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...
Firing with Pyrometric Cones

Firing with Pyrometric Cones

Pyrometric cones are slender pyramids made from about 100 carefully controlled compositions and have been used since the late 1800’s to monitor kiln performance. Originally thought to be temperature indicators, studies demonstrated that time and atmosphere also...
Cone Chart for Firing

Cone Chart for Firing

Cone No. Fahrenheit Centigrade Visual Color 022 1112 600 DULL RED 021 1137 614   020 1175 635   019 1261 683   018 1322 717   017 1376 747   016 1457 792   015 1479 804   014 1540 838   013 1565 852   012 1623 884 CHERRY RED 011 1641 894   010 1652 900   09 1693 923  ...