Firing using peat

Aparently Netholithic pottery was fired in Orkney using a mixture of peat, animal dung, straw and seaweed. The seaweed or wet animal dung was used a dome for the firing. Some peat firing: http://orkneypottery.co.uk/prehistoric-pottery/neolithic-pottery-firings/ http://blogs.brad.ac.uk/tracing-the-lines/2017/05/30/how-were-neolithic-pots-made/ Smoke firing http://www.stefaniesmithceramics.com/process-smoke.html I noticed it is also referred to as black firing. I think the best method to utilise … Continue reading Firing using peat