Sarah McLeary

Ceramics and Architecture

Monthly Archives: February, 2012

fun with oxides

First test with Chromium Oxide, I thought this might come out pink, but apparently that only happens with the addition of tin oxide, so this lovely green is quite close … Continue reading

February 26, 2012 · Leave a comment

embroidered ceramics

Embroidered porcelain by Susie Alberg, from Ceramic Review

February 6, 2012 · Leave a comment

rigour not rigor

Testing testing testing, I’m trying to find a way to cast cross stitched fabric in plaster. It is VERY DIFFICULT as even the flattest weave of fabric fluffs up in … Continue reading

February 6, 2012 · Leave a comment

parian, my wayward son

What is this stuff?! It’s like plaster, but more plasticky. This guy Ben Murdock┬ámakes things out of it. I like it, the moulds look very complex, and it’s a cool … Continue reading

February 1, 2012 · Leave a comment