I’ve been making mugs lately, in advance of the craft fair at Leeds Corn Exchange. Here’s an interesting short video about one of the world’s favourite beverages:
A few weeks ago I posted a link to a video about the moon jar and some of the aesthetics behind it. I’ve managed to make my own very humble moon jar bud vase, far smaller than the real things… it’s in my Folksy shop, where Folksy have added it to their favourites:
Big barrel shaped utensil jar for sale, in translucent bottle green glaze. Yeeha!
It’s good to watch masters at work. This is a short documentary film about Yang Gu, moon jar maker.
Finally, the finished pair!
Here are my replacement bowls. I trim them tomorrow, to give them foot rings and neaten them in general.