AMACO – Cone 05-6 - Set No. 111 Semi-Moist Underglazes
Set #111 includes the Real Orange, Light Red, Violet, Electric Blue, Salmon, Red, Amethyst, and Hunter Green colors of the Semi-Moist Underglazes. The SMUG's are formulated to respond similarly to being brushed like watercolors- becoming more opaque with layered application and more transparent after water is added. They can be blended and diluted to achieve a wide variety of effects.
Rated for Cone 04-10. *excluding Light Yellow and Maroon (Cone 04-6)
Must be used with proper glaze to be food safe
Tableware producers must test all finished ware to establish dinnerware status, due to possible variations in firing temperature and contamination.
SMUGs color set #111 at cone 5
All tiles are 38M White Stoneware, fired to cone 5. Stripes are (left to right): heavy coat - medium coat - light coat. Top half is unglazed, bottom half is glazed with 3 coats of HF-9 Zinc-Free Clear.
Underglaze Painting with Semi-Moist Underglaze
Watch the video below to see how Semi-Moist Underglazes can be used to create painterly effects. The platter was bisqued and two coats of LM-11 Opaque White were applied and allowed to dry before the SMUGs were applied.