Black Smashed Clay
Black Smashed Clay
Want to incorporate color into your hand built or thrown pottery? Exhausted from mixing and wedging stains into clay to get the colors you want? Try our double-mixed, de-aired and pugged colored clays perfect for Marble, Agateware, Nerikomi, & Neriage clay work. Experiment with glazes on this colored surface to achieve interesting results. Fires up to cone 5, lightly textured.
Super creamy texture with consistent color feels good in your hands while you work.
Double mixed for consistent coloring throughout clay body.
De-aired means little to no wedging so you can starting making pottery right away.
Ready to use for perfect for Marble, Agateware, Nerikomi, & Neriage clay work.
Bisque fires to a nice light color, color intensifies with glaze and/or higher temperatures.
Make colored pinch pots, bowls, coiled pots, slab work and more.
Blend with our white clay to create endless tints or mix colors to create almost any color.
Because clays are mixed in small batches, there may be slight differences in colors between batches. If you need a large quantity of a specific color, please contact us.
What can you make with 5 lbs of colored clay?
Depending on thickness and size, you can make:
- 5 8oz mugs
- 2 salad plates
- 1 dinner plate
- 1 large teapot
- 1 wine decanter
- many other items
What's to love about pugged clay?
Clay sold in 2.5 and 5 pound pugs. Pugs are 3 inches in diameter, perfect size for throwing without pre-wedging or slice in half lengthwise for slab rolling.
Clay is mixed and de-aired two times before pugging meaning you can spend little to no time wedging. View MSDS using link provided.
Air dry or fire?
Our clay fires up to cone 5. Bisque fires to a nice light color, color intensifies with glaze and/or higher temperatures.
Use Mayco Elements fir best results at cone 04- cone 5.