Ana Kavčnik, Between the lines of fear and blame, glazed ceramics, 2016
Step 1: Building the Basic Structure
You need 10 kg of clay
blue and copper glaze
Step 2: The Inside Must Be Hollow
The inside must be hollow
you built with square pieces of clay and model them with one another.
Step 3: Modelation of Textures
The wall thickness is 1 cm maximum.
First you model legs, than torso of toy and than hand and head.
After you model the base you can start model the texture
Step 4: Modelation of Textures
Burned texture is made by press - molding stones.
Step 5: Modelation of Textures
plush surface is modeled with pinty modeling tool - smal notches
Step 6: Modelation of Textures
only smooth surfaces are the nose and the eye
Step 7: Adding Pigment on Fresh Clay
Add black pigment on the wet clay with presuring it with brush with coarse bristles.
Step 8: After Bisque Firing and Adding Glazes
bisque firing on 950 ˙C
after that you can glaze the nose and the eye.
and again fire on 950˙C