Techniques

  • Mixing plaster in a plastic bag

  • Plaster Bats for throwing

  • Working with a mirror

  • Glazing

  • Blades

  • Pouring Glaze with a Watering Can

  • Low-fire Electric Kiln

  • Slow drying

  • Kiln & Firing

  • Simple plaster drop-out molds on the wheel

  • Razor trimming

  • Scanning Test Tiles

  • Smartphone Microscopy

  • Spraying Glaze

  • Mixing test glazes

  • Seeing the cones

  • Yaoli Village and Raonan Outdoor Ceramics Museum

    Yaoli Ancient Village (瑶里古镇) is a fairly well-known tourist destination located about 1 1/2 hours by car from Jingdezhen.

  • Digital Scales for Weighing Glazes

    After years of using simple balance scales to measure out glazes, I finally decided to invest in a better setup.

  • Photographing Artwork

  • Simple Microscopy for Ceramics