Glaze Recipes

Below are a selection of Cone 6 Glaze Recipes sourced from various books and online forums and websites.  All credit is given to the authors where known.

Test tiles are Keane Stoneware 33 fired in electric Cress kiln.

 

Raspberry

Rich glossy raspberry, breaks on edges to white

Base

  • 20 Whiting
  • 18 Nepheline Syenite
  • 14 Frit #3134
  • 18 Ball Clay
  • 30 Silica

Plus

  • 0.2 Chrome Oxide
  • 7.5 Tin Oxide

Val's Turquoise

Glossy turquoise with little flow. Flecks are picked up from the iron in the clay body.

Base

  • 35.6 Potash Feldspar
  • 27.5 Silica
  • 21.8 Gerstley Borate
  • 11.4 Whiting
  • 3.7 Dolomite

Plus

  • 2.9 Copper Carbonate
  • 1 Bentonite