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<br /> Fired Arts & Crafts<br /> THE TEACHING RESOURCE<br /> October 2012<br /> From Sea to Shore<br /> Festival of Flowers<br /> Throwing Plates<br /> www.firedartsandcrafts.com The Joy of Kiln Ownwewrws.chraiftpsrepoargt.ceom11<br /> USA $5.99 CANADA $6.99 FEBRUARY 2012 • 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” deeper than<br /> competitive models for 2” - 4<a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - October 2012 page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/5f3aa968?page=1"> Fired Arts & Crafts THE TEACHING RESOURCE Oc</a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - October 2012 page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/5f3aa968?page=2"> Paragon Kiln Comparison Chart Better Desig</a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - October 2012 page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/5f3aa968?page=3"> AMERICAN CERAMIC SUPPLY CO </a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - October 2012 page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/5f3aa968?page=4"> October 2012 </a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - October 2012 page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/5f3aa968?page=5"> </a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - October 2012 page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/5f3aa968?page=6"> Editorʼs Notebook Back to School Time First, a </a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - October 2012 page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/5f3aa968?page=7"> Fire for less... 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Determine what you plan </a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - October 2012 page 13" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/5f3aa968?page=13"> This is what the kiln sitter tube assembly looks </a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - October 2012 page 14" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/5f3aa968?page=14"> New or used kiln? New kilns are probably the pref</a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - October 2012 page 15" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/5f3aa968?page=15"> need to know. Most manuals will cover troubleshoo</a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - October 2012 page 16" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/5f3aa968?page=16"> Caution: Witch at Work! Make a Halloween nightlig</a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - October 2012 page 17" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/5f3aa968?page=17"> Step 3: Base coat the back section with a mix</a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - October 2012 page 18" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/5f3aa968?page=18"> Detailing Step 19: With a liner, paint the ja</a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - October 2012 page 19" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/5f3aa968?page=19"> Wisconsin Retreat 2013 Dates Announced! with Mic</a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - October 2012 page 20" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/5f3aa968?page=20"> elements of airbrushing Courtinʼ Turtle Two pr</a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - October 2012 page 21" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/5f3aa968?page=21"> thoroughly. 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Use the round brushes for the </a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - October 2012 page 23" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/5f3aa968?page=23"> Step 38: On each eye, block in three very</a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - October 2012 page 24" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/5f3aa968?page=24"> 24 Fired Arts & Crafts • October 2012</a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - October 2012 page 25" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/5f3aa968?page=25"> Iron Wash Transfer Use stoneware glaze instead of</a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - October 2012 page 26" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/5f3aa968?page=26"> 26 Fired Arts & Crafts • October 2012</a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - October 2012 page 27" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/5f3aa968?page=27"> Step 4: Print the negative-image pattern on a </a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - October 2012 page 28" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/5f3aa968?page=28"> Festival of Flowers A bas-relief glass sconce by</a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - October 2012 page 29" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/5f3aa968?page=29"> Design Tip Assemble your project on the back of a</a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - October 2012 page 30" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/5f3aa968?page=30"> Step 12: Begin positioning the glass pieces </a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - October 2012 page 31" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/5f3aa968?page=31"> Becky's CERAMIC STUDIO 100 West Main LaPorte, TX </a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - October 2012 page 32" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/5f3aa968?page=32"> Hungry Halloween Spider by Julie A. 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