Recipe: low fire slip

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Recipe: low fire slip

Here is a recipe that is often used because it fits a wide variety of low fire clay bodies. Thinned, it works well on bisque also.
Kentucky Ball Clay (Old Mine #4) 40g
EPK (Kaolin, sometimes called China Clay) 20g
Nepheline Syenite (flux) 10g
Talc 15g
Silica Sand (sometimes called Flint) 15g

   

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