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The book and exhibition catalogue, Famille Verte, is about a very special kind of Chinese porcelain. As the 19th-century French name implies, the decorations are predominantly painted\nin diff erent shades of bright green enamels, combined with blue, yellow, red, black and sometimes some Rating: % positive. Featuring a treasure trove of technical information on enamels and enameling, this workbook includes 40 pages of black-and-white drawings and illustrations. Topics include firing times and temperatures, softening point, fusion flow, expansion, the importance of particle size, metals suitable for enameling, enameling procedures, metal. Enamels, Enameling, Enamelists Hardcover – April 1, by Glenice L. Matthews (Author) out of 5 stars 7 ratings. See all 5 formats and editions Hide other Cited by: 1. “Thompson Enamel Workbook” by Woodrow Carpenter, Bill Helwig, and Tom Ellis, 40 black and white pages with drawings and illustrations; soft cover. “Thompson Enamel Workbook” is an enamel technical manual that is a must for every enamel workshop.
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•Versatility- Sunshine enamels can be used on a large array of surfaces including glass, metals, & porcelain and work well with mostly all glass including Bullseye & Spectrum. •Easy to Use- Just mix the dry powder with an "enamel binder." Sunshine enamels can be used like watercolors, acrylic, oil or in screen printing applications. Glass enamels are applied to metal for a beautiful and colorful finish. Enamels are fired onto the metal with the heat of a torch or kiln. When using a kiln for enameling, the target temperature is in the area of degrees Fahrenheit. Book: Thompson Enamel Workbook. A must-have for every enamel workshop! Put together to present a treasure trove of technical information on enamels and enameling, this workbook includes 40 pages of black-and-white drawings and illustrations. Topics include firing times and temperatures, softening point, fusion flow, expansion, the importance of. With thirty-three illustrations. Partial contents: Cloisonné enamels.- - Champlevé enamels.- - Painted enamels.- - Oriental enamelsIrish.