White Earthenware / Stoneware
An engobe is a liquid clay which is
primarily used for brushing or spraying over greenware and bisque fired pots to
give a high quality finish, or simply used for decorating. The Terra Cotta
engobe is especially useful when you don't want to risk contamination between
white and terra cotta clays. Sprayed or brushed on it gives rich terra cotta
White Earthenware / Stoneware (CB21) 1060 -
RECIPES FOR COLOURED ENGOBE.
Suggested recipe for 1 litre of base engobe.
Blend ½ a cup of base engobe and required stain or oxide in a pestle & mortar to a smooth paste
Add this mixture to the remainder of the litre of engobe
Pass through an 80 mesh sieve - twice