Can you remove wax resist from leather hard clay?
Posted 24 March 2013 - 05:17 PM
Posted 25 March 2013 - 06:42 PM
Can't help much in the wax resist dept as I don't use it, but for the incising you were trying, you might try brushing on shellac instead of wax and then try carving through that.
Posted 25 March 2013 - 07:30 PM
Wax on wet/leather hard clay will peel off as you describe.
To remove wax, fire the piece up to 500 degrees or a bit hotter to burn off the wax. Or just go ahead an bisque fire it.
Professor Emerita Montana State University-Billings
Posted 26 March 2013 - 05:32 PM
0 user(s) are reading this topic
0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users