Wax Resist

Explore the versatile technique of wax resist and discover how it can add depth and texture to your artwork. Try these innovative ideas to create stunning effects and take your art to the next level.
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When looking at Liz Pechacek's work, one might think the decoration is made using the sgraffito technique. But Liz actually uses a combination of wax

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My Confetti Moon (Edie Hamilton)
Stacia Miller on Instagram: "I saw that gold sharpies resist glaze on a reel from @ashenwrenceramics and my mind is blown! This is much easier than waxing my slip trailing lines. 🤯  I’m sure there are many ways to use this knowledge, but this is my first experiment with it. So excited!  #Pottery #PotteryReel #PotteryReels #CeramicsReel #CeramicReels #WaxResist #PotteryWax #Sharpie #SharpieArt #GoldSharpie #PotteryTips #ILovePottery" Glaze Trailing Pottery, Wax Relief Pottery, Slip Glazed Pottery, Clay Glazing Ideas, Slip Transfer Pottery, Ceramics Ideas Pottery Wheel, Slip Trailing Pottery, Wax Resist Pottery, Pottery Hacks

Stacia Miller on Instagram: "I saw that gold sharpies resist glaze on a reel from @ashenwrenceramics and my mind is blown! This is much easier than waxing my slip trailing lines. 🤯 I’m sure there are many ways to use this knowledge, but this is my first experiment with it. So excited! #Pottery #PotteryReel #PotteryReels #CeramicsReel #CeramicReels #WaxResist #PotteryWax #Sharpie #SharpieArt #GoldSharpie #PotteryTips #ILovePottery"

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Adrienne Law
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I have been creating, soda firing and documenting simple straight sided cylinders with a variety of surface treatments for examples for my classes and this blog. The original idea was to create demos to show students that aren't specifically "my pieces." The fun result of this project

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Amy Bell

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