Norfolk Southern visited CSX yard today. Downpours around noon.

p1050815

p1050825

Do you know the clay shrink from the throwing (wet) stage to the finished stage? My clay shrinks about 14 to 15 %. Here is a comparison. It seems that the shrinkage rate varies depending on such as the shape.

p1050845

Yes, I was making mugs, again. I lost good numbers in the firing, and start using the same shape for two glazes, turquoise and tenmoku glazes. I throw 50 small mugs today.

p1050846

Mugs again

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *