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Certain glazes are good showcases for important crystallization mechanisms. This section will be expanded in future.

Broadness, flattness

  • Recipes - B1 - Bory 1 Fara Shimbo C...

    Addition of boron via Gerstley Borate produces broad, flat crystal fans. (Any borate can be used if Gerstley is not available.)

Crystal Shape

  • Recipes - TF - Tin Foil II Fara Shi...

    Crystals produced by this glaze have many narrow "petals" instead of only a few (or one) large, broad petal. Aster or dandelion shaped crystals, ends are often "frilly."

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