The Making

First pieces are formed by hand with soft clay of different colors; white, red or black.

Next they are dried in ambient temperature..

      

 

 

 

 

Sanding by hand,

 

 

 

 

 

- The first firing goes up to 980 °C in a special kiln during 10 hours.

 

 

 

 

 

Then glazing is made with a brush.. The second baking has to be done between 960°C and 1080°C depending on the glaze (enamel).

 

 

 

 

 

Opening of the kiln.

 

 

 

 

 

 

The last stage is the assembly of beads to make necklaces, rings, earrings…