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<br /> Fired Arts & Crafts<br /> THE TEACHING RESOURCE<br /> September 2012<br /> Unconventional Firing<br /> Airbrushing<br /> Basic Cloisonné<br /> www.firedartsandcrafts.com<br /> Home Kilns: WFhEBaRtUAYRoYu20N12eed to Know page 21<br /> USA $5.99 CANADA $6.99 • www.craftsreport.com 1<br /> Paragon Kiln<br /> Comparison Chart<br /> Better<br /> Designed This chart compares Paragon's 10 and 12 sided top-loading ceramic kilns with that of the<br /> KilnsTM competition. For more information, please visit www.paragonweb.com.<br /> Brand Y<br /> Brand X<br /> Long lasting top row of firebricks<br /> The 2” top row of bricks in Paragon kilns protect the<br /> grooved bricks for the long life of the kiln.<br /> YesNo No<br /> Best value in cost per cubic foot<br /> Most Paragon studio ceramic kilns are 2” - 4” dee<a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - September 2012 page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/10eb28e2?page=1"> Fired Arts & Crafts THE TEACHING RESOURCE Se</a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - September 2012 page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/10eb28e2?page=2"> Paragon Kiln Comparison Chart Better Desig</a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - September 2012 page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/10eb28e2?page=3"> AMERICAN CERAMIC SUPPLY CO </a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - September 2012 page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/10eb28e2?page=4"> September 2012 </a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - September 2012 page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/10eb28e2?page=5"> We've made MULTI-TAPFURNACETRANSFORMERS trans</a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - September 2012 page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/10eb28e2?page=6"> Editorʼs Notebook Waiting for the season to chan</a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - September 2012 page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/10eb28e2?page=7"> September 2012 • www.firedartsandcrafts.com 7</a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - September 2012 page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/10eb28e2?page=8"> questions & answers Ihave questions about test </a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - September 2012 page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/10eb28e2?page=9"> </a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - September 2012 page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/10eb28e2?page=10"> </a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - September 2012 page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/10eb28e2?page=11"> Pennsylvania Aura Ceramics & Supplies Easton, (61</a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - September 2012 page 12" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/10eb28e2?page=12"> Crazy Creative Cricket By Julie A. 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Gent</a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - September 2012 page 18" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/10eb28e2?page=18"> Step 20: Fire to cone 06. Step 21: Place t</a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - September 2012 page 19" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/10eb28e2?page=19"> </a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - September 2012 page 20" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/10eb28e2?page=20"> Garden Decor You'll Adore 4135 Teeter Totter Log</a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - September 2012 page 21" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/10eb28e2?page=21"> Home Kilns What you need to know Have you ever c</a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - September 2012 page 22" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/10eb28e2?page=22"> () Donʼt let a salesperson talk you into w</a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - September 2012 page 23" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/10eb28e2?page=23"> Wisconsin Retreat with Michael Harbridge Sept</a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - September 2012 page 24" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/10eb28e2?page=24"> the core of the kiln, gadgets for lifting the lid</a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - September 2012 page 25" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/10eb28e2?page=25"> () Contrary to many stories, electric kil</a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - September 2012 page 26" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/10eb28e2?page=26"> Depending on how often you fire, electronic kiln</a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - September 2012 page 27" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/10eb28e2?page=27"> Materials A Touch of Fall </a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - September 2012 page 28" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/10eb28e2?page=28"> break up but not run. 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