Mayco - Cone 5/6 - SW-194 Nimbus
Mayco’s Stoneware glaze assortment, including Opals, Ices, and Washes, offers a variety of finishes, textures and endless possibilities for glaze combinations. Designed to perform from cones 5-10, in oxidation or reduction firing processes on stoneware clay body of choice. Artists will appreciate the consistency of performance and control of movement. Artists will find amazing glaze combinations to expand the creative possibilities in the studio. Whether it is a pairing with a Mayco Wash, a Mayco Clear or a complex surface like SW-127 Olivine, these layering techniques will improve the work of any clay enthusiast.
Cone 6: Nimbus is a glossy, opaque, variegated blue glaze that breaks over texture and has an iridescent sheen. Blue micro-crystallization may develop.
Cone 10: Glaze brightens to a variegated cyan that breaks green/brown over texture.
TIP: This glaze is highly fluid at 3 coats. Anticipate glaze movement with receded application on vertical surfaces to prevent unwanted running. Prone to pinholes when fired on manganese clay bodies.