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<br /> Fired Arts & Crafts<br /> The Teaching resource<br /> May 2013<br /> Marvelous Mallard<br /> Silver & Glass Earrings<br /> Shining Through<br /> www.firedartsandcrafts.com For the Classroom: Who’s the Boss? page 12<br /> USA $5.99 CANADA $6.99<br /> 2 Fired Arts & Crafts • May 2013<br /> Reasons to buy a Paragon kiln<br /> Long lasting<br /> top row of<br /> firebricks<br /> The 2” top row<br /> of bricks in many<br /> Paragon models<br /> protect the grooved<br /> wall bricks for the<br /> long life of the kiln.<br /> Best value in cost of kiln<br /> per cubic foot<br /> Most Paragon studio ceramic kilns are<br /> 2” - 4” deeper than competitive models.<br /> You get 2” - 4” of extra space!<br /> Full-formed steel base<br /> protects the firebrick bottom<br /> The steel base<br /> strengthens the<br /> kiln floor and pre-<br /> vents damage to<br /> the bricks when<br /> moving the kiln.<br /> Paragon's lid spr<a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - May 2013 page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/72fde32c?page=1"> Fired Arts & Crafts The Teaching resource May </a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - May 2013 page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/72fde32c?page=2"> 2 Fired Arts & Crafts • May 2013</a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - May 2013 page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/72fde32c?page=3"> Reasons to buy a Paragon kiln Long lasting top ro</a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - May 2013 page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/72fde32c?page=4"> May 2013 </a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - May 2013 page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/72fde32c?page=5"> 2013 Workshops & Retreats Get all the details fo</a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - May 2013 page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/72fde32c?page=6"> Editor’s Notebook Readers & Writers We always </a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - May 2013 page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/72fde32c?page=7"> We’ve made transformer design Multi-tAPFurnAc</a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - May 2013 page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/72fde32c?page=8"> Materials by Mayco MB-1364 Turtle Planter Colors</a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - May 2013 page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/72fde32c?page=9"> ClayMagicMayFlyer_2013-04.indd 1 4/1/2013 9:4</a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - May 2013 page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/72fde32c?page=10"> ClayMagicMayFlyer_2013-04.indd 2 4/1/2013 9:4</a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - May 2013 page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/72fde32c?page=11"> Digital kiln diagnostics By Arnold Howard Q: How</a> <a title="Fired Arts &amp; Crafts Digital Edition - May 2013 page 12" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/72fde32c?page=12"> for the classroom Boss? 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