Desert Tortoise is an earthy, glossy orange glaze with dark brown, almost blackish glaze crystal bursts that add depth and interesting effects to ceramic ware The glaze crystals can be moved around with a paintbrush, which will affect where the different colored spots will appear.
Amaco Crystaltex liquid glazes are a brilliant mix of bright, glossy colours that are speckled with coloured glaze crystal bursts. The glaze crystals can be moved around with a paintbrush, which will affect where the different coloured spots will appear.
These foodsafe glazes are perfect for unique ceramic vessels and dishes, and could be perfect for an interesting surface for sculptural ceramic work.
All the unique beauty of crystalline glazes without the complicated firing process.
- Bursts of Colour
- Spontaneous Colour patterns
- Shown on White Clay, can be applied to Red Clay
- Cone 05
Crystaltex glazes can be fired out of their typical range and up to cone 3, with varying results. Please refer to images supplied.
Always conduct your own sample tests prior to applying to whole pieces.
Remember when firing glazes outside of their range to always protect your kiln shelves by using kiln wash, soft brick, and stilts.