Mel's Earthenware is a slightly sandy cone 06-04 red earthenware that is particularly great for hand-building and throwing. When fired in oxidation to cone 6 it has a shrinkage of 13% and absorption of <2%.
It is workable, plastic and forgiving making it ideal for students and schools.
All of ABF clay bodies are manufactured at the Clay Business. We pug and de-air our clays to offer our customers the highest quality clay that is ready immediatey upon opening. Each box contains 50 lbs. of prepared clay which, for easier handling, is split into two cubes.