In general Duncan low fire glazes are to be applied to cone 04 bisque, 2-3 flowing coats, let dry between coats, fire to cone 06. Read the label!
Envision yourself with the best – quality nontoxic, dinnerware-safe glazes in colors you love! Duncan® Envision® Glazes work with a variety of decorating techniques and produce a distinctively smooth and elegant appearance with intense colors ranging from opaque to transparent.
See the world in vibrant color! Envision Glazes are perfect for ceramists, schools and finished-ware manufacturers!
Quality nontoxic, dinnerware-safe glazes in colors you love! Duncan® Envision® Glazes are Neon Bright. The Neon Sprinkles have a contrasting sprinkling of colored specks.
Envision yourself with the greatest – quality nontoxic, dinnerware-safe glazes in colors you need! Duncan® Envision® Glazes work with a variety of decorating techniques and produce a distinctively smooth and great appearance with bright colors ranging from opaque to transparent.
See the world in great color! Envision Glazes are perfect for ceramists, schools and finished-ware manufacturers!
Artisan Glazes 4oz bottle and pints, Non-toxic -- Achieve the look of mid-range glazes with the low-fire Artisan Glazes, a line that replicates cone 5-6 fired colors with just a cone 06 fire. Duncan Artisan Glazes are the unintimidating choice for artist and potters who want o layer glazes on bisque created from low-fire clay bodies. Trust Duncan Artisan Glazes to provide the luscious colorations of mid-range glazes in a fearless low-fire glaze application.
Increase the color splash in existing crystal glazes, or make your own from any base color.
Features and Benefits:
•Fires cone 06 to cone 6
•Available in a popular array of colors
•Each container includes various sized chips
•Combine and use with any glaze for one-of-a-kind results
These unique, self-antiquing, lead-free matte glazes result in rich varied color with no two firings giving exactly the same results. Courtyard Art Glazes work well with Concepts Underglazes for Majolica and Bisque.
Use over and under Concepts underglazes for unusual effects
Remember when “cracking” was a bad thing? Sidewalks, windows, cups … That’s a thing of the past, thanks to Duncan® Crackles Glazes™! These specially formulated glazes create cracks similar to crazing when fired, resulting in a distinctive aged, antique look.
For extra depth, highlight the cracks created in the firing by antiquing the piece with ink or acrylic paint.
Crackles Glazes are offered in low-fire and high-fire applications and are available in 4-oz. jars and pints.
Set off bombs of color on your pieces with Duncan® Crystals Glazes™! These unique glazes create bright, multicolored bursts and specks when fired, resulting in a different finish every time. With Crystals Glazes, color crystals move throughout the glaze during firing, creating a distinctively interesting appearance. Each result depends on the size of the crystal, slope of the piece and temperature of the fire. Like the excitement of fireworks festivities, you’ll love the pops of color from Crystals Glazes! Colors are available in 4 oz. jars, and assorted colors are also available in pints.
Inspired by fashion couture, Duncan® Designer Glazes® are premium ceramic arts glazes aimed at marrying the elegance of designer elements with home décor!
Give your home a high-end look while expressing your personal style; bringing the fashion designer’s palette into home décor will help make living spaces chic while utilizing the shapes and natural elements of ceramic arts – it’s a perfect blend of elegance and creativity!
Duncan has made it easier to create decorative pieces for the home that invoke the look and feel of fabrics, textures and colors you love! The lustrous finish – accented by the unique color breaks – makes each piece simply stunning!
The consistent results that Designer Glazes provide, coupled with their versatility and ease of use, makes these glazes ideal for both the casual ceramist and professional alike. Designer Glazes work in perfect harmony with other Duncan glazes and underglazes, as well as in conjunction with each other for dramatic results.
Colors are available in 4-oz. jars with assorted colors offered in pint and gallon sizes.
Dimensional glazes for raised design effects over and under
nonmoving glazes and over each other.
Learning About French Dimensions TM
1. Apply with squeeze bottle.
2. Maintain steady squeeze pressure.
3. Fire to shelf cone 06.
4. Do not touch bottle tip to ware (this may cause the French Dimensions to flatten).
5. Apply to shelf cone 04 bisque (or greenware, depending on technique.
Tips & Techniques
1. Popularly used with the stained glass technique. Create design outline on greenware; fire to shelf cone 04; fill design with various glaze colors; glaze fire to shelf cone 06.
2. Use in combination with other glazes for intriguing looks.
3. Use to create lace effects.
4. Use to outline design on ware.
5. Great for lettering, including From: and To: in birthday gifts.
6. Great for making dots.
Health & Safety
1. Nontoxic and lead-free, but not recommended for use on food containers due to raised surface.
The GREEN one
Join Duncan® in moving our industry toward a world safe for our children and future generations with Pure Brilliance®, the first-ever high-performance, nontoxic clear glaze. Choose Pure Brilliance® for a clear glaze that is forgiving and has a fast and stable dry time, all while giving your piece a brilliant shine! It also enhances underglaze colors, is craze resistant and most importantly, is super easy to use. Simply put, Pure Brilliance does it all!
Available in a variety of sizes.
Satin Glazes are so named because of their soft, muted sheen. They move very little during firing, which makes them ideally suited for creative design work, majolica and controlled glazing techniques.
Transfer the soft, elegant sheen of satin to your ceramic pieces with Duncan® Satin Glazes®. These muted glazes work beautifully in conjunction with many other Duncan products, including Concepts Underglazes, E-Z Stroke Translucent Underglazes and Courtyard Art Glazes.
Satin Glazes move very little during firing, which makes them ideally suited for creative design work, majolica and controlled glazing techniques. White Satin Glaze is the favorite satin basecoat for traditional majolica.
All Satin Glazes are overglaze compatible and safe for use on food containers.
Colors are available in 4-oz. jars with assorted colors offered in pints.
Specialty Products For creating a variety of special effects, including texturing and antiquing looks.
Snow: This fired dimensional product produces billowy white texture that simulates snow. This specialty glaze is used mainly as an accent glaze on Christmas items and to create fun accents on animals and can be applied up to 3/4-inch thick.
Metallic Glazes : This must-have collection of specialty glazes have been favorites of ceramists for years. With these subtle metallics, you'll be able to create the special finishes that make your work unique.
Metallic Glazes present shiny to matte polished finishes that transform ordinary surfaces into dramatic works of art. All glazes fire to cone 04, with the exception of SY 1024, which fires to cone 06.
Kiln Required: Yes Cone Firing Range: 04 (SY1024 fires to cone 06)
Finish: Metallic Coverage: 3 to 4 coats
Food Safe: No Nontoxic: Yes
Available Sizes: 4 oz., 16 oz.
Characteristics: Glaze thickness, clay body and firing can influence results.
Due to their metal-like nature, Metallic Glazes are great for use as a Raku glaze.
Metallic Glazes can be combined with other Duncan glazes to create unique effects. They can flow more when firing on a vertical surface than other gloss glazes.
How To Use
*Heat Patina is a process accomplished by applying heat with a propane torch to the work post firing until the color changes. Be careful not to crack your work!
Duncan® True Matte Pastels™ exude modern appeal, as pastels are here to stay and have evolved from sweet to sophisticated. This nontoxic, food-safe glaze consists of 8 fresh colors developed to accentuate your design. The smooth matte finish creates a refined look whether painted in monochromatic hues, paired with bright colors, or used in a Majolica technique.
Decorate your pieces with the modern, sophisticated palette from Duncan® True Matte Pastel Glazes™!
Features and Benefits: