Stages of Tile Art
Updated: Jan 9
Have you ever wondered how to make those elegant ceramic wooden trays that you like and receive so much? Here is the step-by-step construction of those artistic ceramic wooden trays.
Natural materials such as chalk, sand and kaolin are mixed and made into dough.
The dough is shaped and set a side for a while to dry.
Priming work is done on the dry dough.
Priming gives the dough a white appearance.
The pieces are baked in the oven at a very high temperature for one day.
The rough surface of the cooked parts is smoothed with the help of sandpaper and a smooth surface is obtained.
The surface is covered with a white paper drawn with a black pen and the ground is created for other operations.
The pattern is pierced with a needle and transferred to the tile surface to be made with the help of coal dust.
Patterns and contours are created with the help of cobalt black paint suitable for tile art.
The interior floor is started to be painted with colors suitable for taste or imagination.
The painted glassy object is covered with a glaze and brought to the firing stage. 900-940C° degrees
It is ensured that the pieces are cooked separately and are subjected to a second cooking stage again.
Cooked parts are cooled slowly to prevent breakage.