All colors in the LUG Series are LEAD FREE and AP NON-TOXIC.
Brilliant, Ready-to-Use Colors.
The concentrated, opaque colors are recommended for covering large
areas quickly, easily and smoothly. Results are equally effective when
the colors are used for detailed painting, sgraffito decoration, water
color effects, free brush painting, wax resists and mishima decoration.
LUG\'s may be brushed on greenware which is to be bisque fired before
applying a covering glaze, or on mature Cone 04 bisque, then a covering
White slip may be tinted by adding small amounts of
most LUG colors to produce colored slip. Intensity depends on quantity
used. To color moist clay, cut clay in very thin slices, pour LUG color
between slices and wedge until uniform color is achieved.
the colors are approximately the same tone before and after firing, the
effectiveness of color combinations and blending is observed as the
Transparent covering glazes are applied on
decorated bisque shapes, then fired to the maturing temperature of the
glaze. AMACO® glazes LG-10, F-10, DC-10, and HF-9 are recommended as
clear glaze. LUG-25 will appear Blue Turquoise under LG-10. Transparent
colored glazes in the LG, F, and HF series may be used for unusual
For best results with LUG-51, LUG-52, LUG-54, LUG-55, and LUG-56, apply only two coats of LG-10 Clear Glaze.
left unglazed, AMACO® LUGs should not be used on surfaces which come in
contact with food or drink. LUGs are dinnerware safe when covered by
AMACO clear glazes LG-10, F-10, and HF-9 or any other dinnerware safe
glaze. AMACO LUGs have only been tested and approved as dinnerware safe
when applied and fired under AMACO LG-10 Clear Glaze.
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