GlazeChem is a ceramic glaze database, analysis, and calculation program. GlazeChem will help you to keep your glaze recipes and test results organized, will show you their chemical and cost analyses, and will assist in making substitutions, changing recipe sizes, performing batch calculations, and other common tasks. GlazeChem has extensive online help and a tutorial, and includes oxide, material, substitution, and limit formula data.
The Matrix On-line Glaze Technology course is designed to provide an understanding of ceramic glaze fundamentals for studio potters. The course approaches the subject from an analytical point of view focusing on the chemistry of glaze and includes tutorials in the use of Matrix Glaze Software.
The course consist of 30 lessons each of which delivers on-line content and activities that potters or ceramic artists can complete in their own workshops or studios in their own time.
Throughout the course you have email access to the author and tutor Lawrence Ewing and to other students for advice, discussion and further explanation of course content.
Fully functional, free trial downloads are now available for GlazeMaster 2.3 release 3 (these are available for Windows and Mac OSX -- Mac OS9 is still on release 1). You can try GlazeMaster for 60 days before an installation code is required.