Book: Thompson Enamel Workbook
A must-have for every enamel workshop! Put together to present a treasure trove of technical information on enamels and enameling, this workbook includes 40 pages of black-and-white drawings and illustrations. Topics include firing times and temperatures, softening point, fusion flow, expansion, the importance of particle size, metals suitable for enameling, enameling procedures, metal preparation, physical characteristics of enamels, furnaces and equipment, liquid enamel application techniques, painting media and techniques, trouble-shooting, and more. This book delivers the down 'n' dirty technical specifics critical to achieving the glorious color and beauty that enamels make possible.