The 2018 National Craft Achievement Awards award ceremony was held today, and the prize was presented to pottery artist Sun Chao, 89, who has dedicated his life to crystalline glaze
Gnegel's crystalline glaze
works are always his characteristic oval jar shape, which is easy to coat with glaze and suitable for the crystalline glaze
's heavy coating and easy flowing consistency.
Salman is the only Pakistani ceramist who has pursued crystalline glaze
to this extent and his work has been acknowledged by his peers in different parts of the world.
* Dishwasher- and microwave-safe, except for gold-glazed pieces and those with a crystalline glaze
Glazes can be classified according to their characteristics: "Ceramic tile glazes are bright glaze, clear glaze, crystalline glaze
, fritted glaze, matte glaze, opaque glaze, raw glaze, semi-matte glaze and speckled glaze." (1) It is necessary to take into consideration the aesthetic values matching with the function and atmosphere of the interior while selecting the most convenient glaze type.
Gustin finishes the piece with a high sheen crystalline glaze
. Pairing the rounded surface with a high gloss, the artist creates an effect that looks as if the piece is melting as it is being viewed.
Onto this, wax is applied as a separating agent, then a thick layer of the crystalline glaze
is poured or brushed on the entire outside surface of the vessel.
Satin ma/Ie crystalline glaze
twice fired to cone Below: Group of 3 Vase Forms.
Mid to high fire porcelain with crystalline glaze
. 11 in.
Successive generations of potters from the nearby Sturt Pottery workshop have used this local stone to make the glaze known as 'tea dust', a yellow/green crystalline glaze
but I am not interested in doing what I know can be done.
Enke was a legendary potter known for his thinly thrown, almost sculptural vessels, with their rich copper and crystalline glazes
. He was also, at the time, one of three East German members of the International Academy of Ceramics in Geneva, Switzerland.
: Understanding the Process and Materials / F.