Our Shino glazes are
designed to emulate the look of a gas fired shino when fired in an
electric kiln, but they can also be used to create a whole new range of
finishes unlike anything else. The eighteen Shino colors can be
nearly any of our glazes, making them some of
the most versatile cone 6 glazes available.
On this page, you will find our entire
series of Shino glazes, as they appear when layered over our Gloss Black. The combinations are endless, but for a good starting
place, try a Shino over any of the Gloss colors (click
to see a list of glazes by series.)
cups shown here are made of a speckled buff colored clay, bisque fired to cone
06, but these glazes look great on any cone 5-6 clay.
For brushing, apply 3
coats of Black. Allow to dry, then apply 2 to 3 coats of the Shino
color. The glazes can also
be applied by dipping, one coat of each color.
Fire to between witness cone 5
and cone 6. (We fired these cups to cone 5 [fast] with a 15 minute