This guide first sketches the history of ash glazes. It then discusses the practicalities of collecting and testing wood ashes, how to make them into glazes and then use them to glaze your pots. It also looks at a group of international artists who use ash glazes on their work.
Phil Rogers is a well-known British potter. He is renowned for his ash-glazed and salt-glazed pots as well as his throwing. He is a frequent visitor to the USA where he is a popular and much sought after speaker and demonstrator.