Quick Tip: Opaline Overlays | Kilncasting

Quick Tip: Opaline Overlays


Quick Tip: Opaline Overlays

Style codes for glasses above: White (000113-0030), Driftwood Gray (000132-0030), Elephant Gray (000206-0030), Deco Gray (000136-0030), Slate Gray (000236-0030), Black (000100-0030)

 

Opaline sheet glass. Amazing on its own—also a great tool to expand your color palette in kilnforming, creating new colors with distinct properties.

As an overlay, expect subtle changes when fired over light value styles and more dramatic effects over dark values.

The small tiles are uncapped, fired on a clear base. The large tiles are capped with Opaline (000403-0030). All shown in reflective light, unless noted.

Quick Tip: Opaline Overlays

Left - Medium Value Transparent: Medium Amber (001137-0030), Light Sky Blue (001414-0030), Light Plum (001405-0030)

Right - Medium Value Opalescent: Spring Green (000126-0030), Sunflower Yellow (000220-0030), Tangerine Orange (000025-0030)

Quick Tip: Opaline Overlays

Dark Value Transparent: Red (001122-0030), Olive Green (001141-0030), Deep Royal Blue (001114-0030). These two photos show the same tiles. The image on the right is shown in transmitted light. The base color shows through.

Revised July 23, 2018.




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Quick Tip: Opaline Overlays