Whoa! You can't favorite your own shop.

Whoa! You can't buy your own item.

Whoa! You can't favorite your own item.

Whoa! You can't add your own item to a list.

Add this item to a treasury!

Close
You don't have any treasuries yet. Enter a title below to create one.
Close

This item has been added.

View your treasury.
house beads raku

Sorry, this item sold. You may also like:

Like this item?

Add it to your favorites to revisit it later.
These 4 raku house beads measure between about 16-20mm tall x 14-15mm wide and about 8-9mm thick. These are partially glazed. The holes for stringing are about 1-2mm running top to bottom and are pretty well centered. One bead has a different colored and textured back from it's front and sides.

These beads are similar to those featured in Stringing Magazine, Spring 2010 and Beads2010(cover and page 38).


The raku process produces surface irregularities and can produce small chips, thermal shock lines, color transfer, pin holes and crazing. Raku produces soot most of which can be washed off, but some remains. I have washed and rinsed all beads with baking soda then filed areas that were too rough. The black coloration is absorbed into the surface of the bead and ranges in color from black to light gray. The beads can sometimes smell smoky, especially close to production, but it fades over time. All clay beads are breakable.

These beads are new and never used.

I try to ship within 2 days.

house beads raku


Overview

  • Handmade item
  • Materials: raku, clay, glaze
  • Ships worldwide from United States
  • Feedback: 1385 reviews
  • Favorited by: 11 people