salt glaze

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salt glaze

[′sȯlt ‚glāz]
(engineering)
Glaze formed on the surface of stoneware by putting salt into the kiln during firing.
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Nichols was introduced to salt glazes by John Edye (1) and she became interested in the process.
Stoneware glazes can be divided into several types, such as alkali glazes, ash glazes, crackle glaze, salt glazes, felspar glazes and crystal glazes.
The use of salt glazes heightens this effect, hiding nothing of the process and added further subtle textures.