Amaco No. 27 Off White Sculpture Raku Clay is excellent clay for sculpture of solid pieces or modeling and hollowing out. Recommended for raku firing.
This art clay has a wide firing range, from Cone 06-5 (1855ºF-2205ºF). Bisque fire to Cone 04 (1971ºF, 1077ºC). The recommended glaze firing is Cone 05 (1911ºF). At Cone 5, the bisque is off white with some black specks and the shrinkage is 9%, with 10% absorption. At Cone 10, the ware is light cream with a few specks and a shrinkage of 9.2% and absorption of 6.6%.
This 25 lb. box includes a 25 lb. block of clay in a polyethylene storage bag, so feel free to use the amount required and store the rest for future use. Clay in moist form presents no hazard.