The glaze is a metallic ash glaze fired to cone 6 in an electric kiln. I applied the glaze then wiped it with a sponge. I didn't want the decoration to be obliterated by the glaze. I like the way the teapot looks like it could be some kind of iron or metal.
"Making pottery should not be like climbing a mountain, it should be more like walking down a hill in a pleasant breeze."