All colors in the
Underglaze Decorating Pencils series are LEAD FREE. CL for Blue only.
Now more intense, with better working qualities. Underglaze Decorating Pencils
are ideal for shading, fine line drawing or identification.
the underglaze pencil to bisque ware to create a variety of unique decorative
designs. After decorating, dust lightly with a brush to remove excess
on first coat of clear glaze lightly, in order not to smear design. Let dry and
brush additional coats of clear transparent AMACO® glaze. This precaution is
unnecessary if the glaze is to be applied by spraying, dipping, or pouring.
Pieces are fired to the maturing temperature of the covering glaze. When spray
application of a covering glaze is desired, first refer to individual listing
to be sure it may be sprayed safely.
reduce smudging, mix 1 tablespoon AMACO®
Gum Solution to 1 pint of water
in spray bottle. Spray on work before glazing.
regular pencils—care must be taken in sharpening Underglaze Pencils. Do not use
a pencil sharpener. It is best to sharpen them with a knife or blade.
NOTE: The maximum firing
temperature is Cone 10 for Blue, Black, and Green, Cone 5 for Brown and Yellow,
and Cone 05 for Rose.
If left unglazed,
AMACO® Underglaze Pencils should not be used on surfaces which come in contact
with food or drink. AMACO® clear glazes LG-10, F-10, and HF-9 or any other
dinnerware safe glaze are recommended to be used over AMACO® Underglaze Pencils
to make them dinnerware safe.
Pencils have only been tested and approved as dinnerware safe when applied and
fired under LG-10 Clear Glaze.