| Ceramics is one of the oldest varieties of manufacturing. There are a lot of things made of clay around us and we can name them all one name- ceramics. Earthenware is produced in many countries of the world. However, the industrial articles cannot equal the handmade ceramics. All the articles are made of Lithuanian clay.|
The manufacturing process consists of several stages: modeling, drying, burning, and glazing.
| MODELLING |
The modeling process starts from kneading the clay. In order to have clay of the same thickness it is kneaded between two wooden strips.
| With the help of the moulds the clay tile is cut into pieces of different shapes .|
|The windows are pressed with the help of the moulds.|
| THE DRYING OF THE PRODUCTS |
The drying of the products is an important process of manufacturing ceramics as the quality of the articles depends on it. The drying of the articles lasts for 5-10 days. While drying the articles shrink for about 10%.
| BURNING |
The most important device in the business of ceramics is a kiln. At our enterprise electric kilns are used. Burning is not only difficult but also a very expensive process. The manufactured articles are annealed two times.
| GLAZING |
The articles that have been annealed once are glazed. First of all they are soaked into the liquid glaze, and then they are glazed.
| PACKING |
The articles are packed into corrugated cardboard boxes. Inside the box the articles are separated by small pieces of cardboard.
| The mugs are packed into separate boxes.|
| According to the wishes of customers the articles can be packed into separate boxes.|
| While transporting the boxes are put on the palette.|
|To ensure safe transportation by air the articles are packed into special cardboard boxes.|