Show Off Your Pots and Cups XV


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Re: NEW CHAPTER! Show Off Your Pots and Cups XV

Postby jmreeves » Jan 5th, '11, 15:53

Great catch mosshorn!!

While I am here this is my Tokoname Hakuyo Kyusu
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Re: NEW CHAPTER! Show Off Your Pots and Cups XV

Postby Chip » Jan 5th, '11, 15:58

Jonathan, are you having difficulty posting your photo on the forum? What tea is in the kyusu?

Beautiful wares everyone! :mrgreen:
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Re: NEW CHAPTER! Show Off Your Pots and Cups XV

Postby Victoria » Jan 5th, '11, 16:20

jmreeves Nice kyusu! Very similar to my favorite one.

Hint: you can't post directly from the lightbox. In order to display properly all images must end with a photo suffix ie; jpeg, bmp, gif, etc.

So go to "view all sizes" select Medium and copy the URL and paste. Use the image brackets rather than URL to post.

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Re: NEW CHAPTER! Show Off Your Pots and Cups XV

Postby jmreeves » Jan 5th, '11, 17:11

Thanks everybody! Good tips on photoposting.
Chip, I was brewing Jasmine Chun Hao. I am still working out its optimal setting. The kyusu is 355mL but I fill it to ~295mL and use ~2tsp. 80 C 2min then rolling boil ~45sec.
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Re: NEW CHAPTER! Show Off Your Pots and Cups XV

Postby Victoria » Jan 5th, '11, 17:48

Lovely!
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Re: NEW CHAPTER! Show Off Your Pots and Cups XV

Postby woozl » Jan 5th, '11, 23:26

I found an old bottle crate in the barn,
Hung er on the wall and stuffed it with
Mrs. Woozl's warez.


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Re: NEW CHAPTER! Show Off Your Pots and Cups XV

Postby Victoria » Jan 5th, '11, 23:29

Ohhh nice! Still waiting for that Etsy shop! :wink:
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Re: NEW CHAPTER! Show Off Your Pots and Cups XV

Postby Chip » Jan 5th, '11, 23:34

woozl wrote:I found an old bottle crate in the barn,
Hung er on the wall and stuffed it with
Mrs. Woozl's warez.

Koozl Mr. and Mrs. Woozl. Some real serendipity going on there! :mrgreen:
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Re: NEW CHAPTER! Show Off Your Pots and Cups XV

Postby Tead Off » Jan 5th, '11, 23:51

Mirka Randova tea tray.
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42cm x 28cm
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Re: NEW CHAPTER! Show Off Your Pots and Cups XV

Postby Tead Off » Jan 6th, '11, 00:01

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Petr Novak cups
All glazed on the interior with some applied glaze on rim and natural ash deposits on the exterior giving a textured feel in the hand but easy on the lips. Surprisingly thin walled.
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Re: NEW CHAPTER! Show Off Your Pots and Cups XV

Postby hopeofdawn » Jan 6th, '11, 14:04

Tead Off wrote:Petr Novak teapot, pourfect.


Love the glaze on this--it almost looks like bronze verdigris!
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Re: NEW CHAPTER! Show Off Your Pots and Cups XV

Postby Chip » Jan 6th, '11, 14:10

Realllly nice aquisitions TO. How much do the cups hold?
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Re: NEW CHAPTER! Show Off Your Pots and Cups XV

Postby IPT » Jan 6th, '11, 21:23

woozl wrote:I found an old bottle crate in the barn,
Hung er on the wall and stuffed it with
Mrs. Woozl's warez.


Wow! That looks fantastic!
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Re: NEW CHAPTER! Show Off Your Pots and Cups XV

Postby Tead Off » Jan 7th, '11, 03:07

Chip wrote:Realllly nice aquisitions TO. How much do the cups hold?

Practically speaking, 80-90ml.
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Re: NEW CHAPTER! Show Off Your Pots and Cups XV

Postby Fireflower » Jan 7th, '11, 07:24

here my new sencha teacup, from japan

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and also with my first matcha chawan!

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