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Kilns in Germany - where to get your ceramics fired

An important part of ceramics is the firing. If you do not have a kiln of your own, you will want to refer to an external kiln. Finding a kiln will require a bit of googling and these are things you need to pay attention to: Temperature: Ceramics are fired twice. First with the bisque fire (around 900C). After the bisque fire, the clay becomes ceramic material. The piece will then need to be glazed and fired again, in the glaze fire. The glaze fire is where you need to really ensure that the kiln fires at the temperature that you...