Do you remember the word tiles I made in Art Camp Claudia McGill? As a refresher, here they are, just formed:
Here they are, bisque-fired and still on the kiln shelf:
And now – drum roll – here they are, finished. To produce this effect, I swashed Velvet underglaze over the whole tile and then scrubbed it off the flat surfaces, leaving it in the pressed-in letters to form the words. I decided not to put a shiny glaze on them – I liked them as is.