Perhaps in recent years, cracked enamel ceramic products have become more and more popular and sought after for worship as well as for display in the family. So What is cracked enamel? Let's go with Store Long Phuong to find out.

Gold-rimmed cracked enamel tea set
Gold-rimmed cracked enamel tea set

1. What are some features of cracked enamel?

1.1.  What is cracked enamel? History of the birth of cracked enamel?

Cracked enamel is an ancient enamel line born around the end of the 16th century, a famous and unique line of enamel created from the difference in shrinkage between the ceramic bone and the ceramic glaze.

The cracked enamel is greyish-white or grey in colour, the stretch marks are separated by hitting the reef with ink or purple dye. If Ceramic products is broken-cracked with potassium permanganate, the entire surface of the glaze is purple, and for ceramics that are broken with Chinese ink, the crack are black.

Cracked enamel porcelain set with gilded edges
Cracked enamel porcelain set with gilded edges

What is flammable glaze?

1.2. Outstanding features of 2 types of cracked enamel

·        Slippery Cracked enamel porcelain

Ceramics smooth cracked enamel appeared before floating glaze ceramics, the characteristics of Slippery Cracked enamel porcelain is the drawing layer between the ceramic core layer and the Cracked enamel layer. It can be understood that the worker makes the ceramic core and then paints it on the ceramic base, then glazes it and then goes to the kiln.

Unique porcelain tea set with unique cracked enamel
Unique porcelain tea set with unique cracked enamel

·        Embossed cracked enamel

Embossed cracked enamel ceramics are a product line that requires much more meticulousness, care and skill. Because the embossed cracked enamel motifs are very elaborate, it is necessary to sketch, squeeze the motifs and then apply them to ceramics.

Because of that, this line of floating glaze has a higher price than the plain glaze.

Cracked Enamel plate embossed with lotus flower
Cracked Enamel plate embossed with lotus flower

What is embossed texture?

2. What does feng shui mean?

For those who are interested in feng shui, the choice of color is an extremely important step.

  • If you use earth-yellow enamel as the enamel color, the yellow color in the five elements represents the earth character, according to the five elements that are compatible with each other, the enamel color of the homeowner's care product carries the par metal and the owner's engraving carries the destiny water. , for homeowners who bring fire, earth, and wood to be neutral.
  • The reef enamel is ivory gray or light gray in the five elements symbolizing the metal, according to the five elements that are compatible with each other, the enamel color of the product will nourish the homeowner with the destiny of water and engrave the homeowner with the fate of the wood, with the owners. Metal, fire, and earth are neutral. 
High-Class embossed cracked enamel ancestor worship set
High-Class embossed cracked enamel ancestor worship set

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3. Application of beautiful cracked Enamel products

3.1. Embossed cracked enamel

Embossed cracked enamel vase

The embossed cracked enamel vase is very special from the motifs applied to the product. Products are not only imbued with Vietnamese culture, not only for decoration but also chosen by many people as gifts for partners, customers, loved ones...

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Embossed cracked enamel vase

Embossed cracked enamel dish

The textures are applied 100% by hand or both hand-applied and embossed from the mould. Embossed patterns will be used with a different type of enamel to make a difference with the reef enamel background, which can include other commonly used enamels such as brown enamel, and celadon ...

Cracked Enamel porcelain plate embossed with lotus shape
Cracked Enamel porcelain plate embossed with lotus shape

Embossed cracked enamel tea set

Embossed cracked enamel tea sets are often used for ancestor worship tables or used to drink tea in dignified places such as communal houses, temples, and family churches.

Embossed cracked enamel tea set
Embossed cracked enamel tea set

Special features of of crafting gold on ceramics

3.2 Slippery cracked enamel teapot 

Slippery cracked enamel teapot set

The cracked enamel tea set always carries a classic and poetic beauty. The products of the smooth reef enamel line are usually painted with one main color: blue on the background of ivory glaze ceramics.

Embossed cracked enamel tea set
Embossed cracked enamel tea set

Slippery cracked enamel dish

Landscape discs are often used for display in art galleries. Because the aesthetics of the product line is very high, extremely sophisticated and unique. Not only that, ornamental discs are also chosen by many families to hang or decorate in the house.

High-Class Slippery cracked enamel dish
High-Class Slippery cracked enamel dish

Loc Binh Slippery cracked enamel

Loc Binh is no longer a strange product to Vietnamese people. Especially in sacred spaces such as shrines, temples, ancestral churches, family houses, etc., Loc Binh has many profound feng shui meanings.

Loc Binh Small Sizes
Loc Binh Small Sizes

Cigar Slippery cracked enamel

Cigar bowls in recent years have gradually ceased to appear in Vietnamese families. However, for the elderly who still keep the habit of smoking Cigar bowls and the Cigar Slippery cracked enamels still have a classic and elegant beauty.

Classic Cigar Slippery cracked enamel
Classic Cigar Slippery cracked enamel

4. Does the cracked enamel cause the product to crack?

Cracked enamel only the crack on the enamel surface, not the product is cracked from the inside out as many people mistakenly believe. The ceramic core inside is not cracked, so buyers are completely assured during transportation or use.

High-Class Embossed Slippery cracked enamel product
High-Class Embossed Slippery cracked enamel product

5. Is the cost of stretch mark products high?

Cracked enamel products are a line of high-class handicraft products. All stages are handcrafted by artisans, so it takes a lot of time. Therefore, the cost of this product line will be higher than ordinary ceramic products

However, for worshipping suits, the price is extremely reasonable because of their high feng shui designs and textures and long-lasting colour.

Slippery cracked enamel dish
Slippery cracked enamel dish

6. Video of steps to make cracked enamel ceramics

The steps to make reef enamel are very elaborate and unique

7. Long Phuong Porcelain – Quality porcelain manufacturer

Long Phuong works under the principle of "customer-centered, service-oriented" with a team of professional staff with deep knowledge of ceramics. Coming to Long Phuong, customers will have a great experience from consulting service, care to product quality.

If you are interested in household porcelain, industry of premium gifts or information about What is cracked enamel? so please contact Long Phuong, we are confident to become your ideal partner.

Long Phuong Porcelain Company
Long Phuong Porcelain Company

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CEO of Long Phuong Group Joint Stock Company, with more than 20 years of exploration and research to obtain the best formulas and professional experience, Long Phuong Porcelain has produced more than 400 designs of all kinds of household porcelain, Significant contributions to Vietnam's ceramic industry.

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