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« on: August 26, 2014 10:13:02 PM »

my partner asked for some fun coasters. she loves octopus so i made these coasters for a swap.
i covered the pottery with first a layer of white glaze then a layer of black. when it was dry i scratched of areas of black glaze to create the design. the coasters were then coat in clear glaze.
the technique leaves a slight textured 3d effect (depending how big and deep your scratching is) which i like but unfortunatly dosnt photo well Sad



the whole set, my favourites are the 2 on the right Smiley






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Lucky swap partner. I love how you created four very different images. Hitting this rocks!
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« Reply #2 on: August 27, 2014 07:34:53 AM »

You know, I am not a fan of octopi myself - except grilled or deep fried with a zesty dipping sauce.... but these are frankly gorgeous!
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« Reply #3 on: August 27, 2014 10:39:38 AM »

These are amazing!
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« Reply #4 on: August 27, 2014 06:49:15 PM »

Not a big fan of octopi either, but I like your work.
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« Reply #5 on: August 27, 2014 07:36:31 PM »

These are SO gorgeous! I love them so much. Lucky partner!!
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« Reply #6 on: August 30, 2014 11:18:36 PM »

These are beautiful!
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« Reply #7 on: September 23, 2014 09:13:19 AM »

These are awesome! I love that they look like wood cut prints!
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« Reply #8 on: September 27, 2014 11:25:09 PM »

thank you Smiley

These are awesome! I love that they look like wood cut prints!
ive been studying wood cuts and lino prints  recantly, i think it kinda overflowed onto other areas Undecided
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