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Most of my designs have an underlying grid. The grid is drawn on the unglazed tile with pencil, before I apply glazes. Sometimes I use multiple firings, to first apply one colour and then apply another as this gives a different effect then applying all the glazes in one go.

The combination of using a grid and applying the glazes by hand gives the pattern its liveliness.

The design of the pattern comes from sketching  but also from combinations of glazes which I test and then give me inspiration for patterns.

 

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