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someday I want a space with a wheel and a kiln so I can get back into ceramics and clay sculpture again

American ceramic artist and painter Toshiko Takaezu: "You are not an artist simply because you paint or sculpt or make pots that cannot be used. An artist is a poet in his or her own medium. And when an artist produces a good piece, that work has mystery, an unsaid quality; it is alive."

Toshiko Takaezu: "You are not an artist simply because you paint or sculpt or make pots that cannot be used. An artist is a poet in his or her own medium. And when an artist produces a good piece, that work has mystery, an unsaid quality; it is alive.

Each piece takes days or even weeks to complete, as every strip of wood is cut individually to attain a perfect fit, making sure the resulting panel or table top is level, smooth, and without any gaps.

ariele alasko is a furniture builder and woodworker living in brooklyn n. ariele utilizes woods that come from the walls of hundred year .

mdby......JANAKI LARSEN  featured manufacture artist by MDBY

The fact of taking part of an artists’ family, has not prevented that JANAKI LARSEN, devotes herself to artistic work, she is a ceramist, and here you can see the energy and sincerity that she transmits in her interview.

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A handmade stoneware tea mug shaped like a cute little elephant with a handy compartment to stash a tea bag after brewing. You can find it on urban outfitters

"When we crack, we become filled with the gold of our inner-strength and intricacy."--Me "You are more beautiful for having been 'broken'"--Benjamin Orozco

kintsukuroi (Japanese, n.): "to repair with gold"; the art of repairing pottery with gold or silver lacquer and understanding that the piece is more beautiful for having been broken

This glaze looks pretty cool and possible to do. Maybe put a thin line of wax resist under the outside line so it really pools relatively evenly. If the glaze is heavy enough then it should melt over the line and that would look even more awesome.

Ceramic cups by taobao - I love these! The beauty of them, the simplicity, the dual textures in your hand, the illusion of movement the drops create, the gentle earth tone colors. Of course they are by a Japanese artist. What is this glaze?

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