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Kiln wash or kiln paper?

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Jannetje McManus
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Kiln wash or kiln paper?

Postby Jannetje McManus » Wed Oct 31, 2018 8:16 pm

I plan to full fuse glass tomorrow and slump it afterwards. I have no kiln paper. If I put a few coats of kiln wash on the kiln shelf, and the glass directly on the kiln shelf, will the glass NOT stick to the kiln shelf?
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Jannetje

Sharol
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Re: Kiln wash or kiln paper?

Postby Sharol » Wed Oct 31, 2018 11:49 pm

Yes, several coats of kiln wash will stop the glass from sticking to your shelfduring normal fusing temperatures. You sound like someone new to glass craft. I strongly suggest you buy and (more imprtantly) read Brad’s book Contemporary Fused Glass before you go much further!


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