Opals and Sea Salt


Products Used

  • SB-114 8" Vase
  • SW-118 Sea Salt
  • SW-254 Yellow Opal
  • SW-255 Gray Opal

Decorating Accessories

  • BT-910 Synthetic Sponge
  • CB-604 #4 Soft Fan


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Designer: Marcia Roullard


  1. Begin with properly fired shelf cone 04 bisque. Moisten a clean sponge and wipe bisque to remove any dust.
  2. Slightly thin SW-254 Yellow Opal with water (3:1). Pour thinned SW-254 Yellow Opal mixture inside the vase. Rotate vase to coat interior and drain excess.
  3. Using CB-604 #4 Soft Fan, apply SW-254 Yellow Opal to the rim and two inches from the rim two coats.
  4. Using CB-604 #4 Soft Fan, apply 2 coats of SW-118 Sea Salt, overlapping the Yellow Opal by one inch, to the bottom of the vase. Recede the second coat of SW-118 Sea Salt one inch from the bottom. Be sure to stir the glaze as the crystals may consolidate to the bottom.
  5. Using CB-604 #4 Soft Fan, apply 2 coats of SW-255 Gray Opal overtop the SW-118 Sea Salt.
  6. Be sure to clean the bottom of the vase clean of any glaze.
  7. Fire to witness cone 6.

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