Laguna Amador Clay is now available in Australia. It is a very durable and affordable clay which suits both professional potters and novice ceramists. It is also preferred in teaching as student potters love the result.
Laguna Amador is an outstanding all-purpose, moist body with fine sand it is a very difficult body to crack during firing. Fired to Cone 10, oxidation firing results in a light orange/brown colour while a reduction firing produces a deeper orange/brown result.
Oxidation (First Image), Reduction (Second Image).
Wet Color: Orange
Firing Color: Oxidation: Lt. Orange/Brown - Reduction: Orange/Brown
Texture: Slightly Coarse
Penetrometer Target: 7
Avg. Shrinkage 2±%: 12.0%
Avg. Water Absorption 1±%: 1.3%
COE x 10-6: 4.64
Laguna Clay is "Potter's Choice" in the USA and is growing in popularity here in Australia. Due to the lead times involved, product is available to pre-order from the USA. If stock is currently showing as unavailable, email Ceramicraft with your requirements to ensure supply for your next project.