ColoradoPu or Rat Dog Pottery pics of pottery for tea


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Postby Chip » May 30th, '09, 01:39

I enjoyed watching you throw, thanks for opening this medium up to us!.

I really like the chawan a few posts up.
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Postby coloradopu » May 31st, '09, 02:19

Japanese style set for the western iced-tea ceremonies

a tea pot with the rocky south west motif
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a bowl for ice

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nice cup for ice tea

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made for a leftist that drinks iced tea


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you should see the pour :shock: :shock:
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Postby coloradopu » May 31st, '09, 02:43

some tea bowls which i attribute to all the guys/girls who post on this forum.

there is a little of all of you in them.

they have names.



winter is first

it is given this name for the Conservative shape and lip.

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i guess you know spring the cup for now. it has a more open shape and lip like now.

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and summer with the hot boring days just as this cup. it more than likely won't get used that much. there isn't that much to the shape and lip of this one.

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then comes fall and the gathering thus the gathered shape and lip


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and all together as the year

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thank you for watching and please tune in on the next post. until then have a good day.
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Postby Geekgirl » May 31st, '09, 03:06

wow, "spring" is fantastic. I particularly like the grey traveling spirals around the bottom of the cup, very nice work!
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Postby woozl » May 31st, '09, 04:33

Duuude 8)
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Postby Aphroditea » May 31st, '09, 09:35

I love winter and summer :D All of them are great, though - I am just viscerally drawn to those two. Are they actually purple or is that how the color got rendered? I *heart* purple. :D
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Postby coloradopu » Jun 2nd, '09, 17:29

link to video of new work.

http://www.justin.tv/clip/aecbf60d46c61ffd

other vid's to follow
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Postby coloradopu » Jun 2nd, '09, 17:36

Aphroditea
hay the color is hard to describe mauve maybe. ?? kind of pink / purple / bright


will work on new pics
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Postby Zygote » Jun 2nd, '09, 22:11

Thanks for sharing the video. I enjoyed going back through your videos.
Your new glaze breaking over the rims is beautiful!
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Postby coloradopu » Jun 3rd, '09, 08:28

Zygote Posted: Jun 2nd '09 11:11 pm Post subject:

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Thanks for sharing the video. I enjoyed going back through your videos.
Your new glaze breaking over the rims is beautiful!


thanks Z its the same old 5 20's tin white. ..... add the other stuff and the tin turns pink mauve etc. fun chemistry set type stuff

thanks for watching

also i have been liking the stencil stuff i just looked at the vid you did "again"great stuff. started all kind of ideas in my head.
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update

Postby coloradopu » Jun 5th, '09, 08:48

Hay all just an up date and some q's

i have 2 of the tea pots for sale in golden co. @ Ku cha tea house. i do not know yet what they are selling them for and i was wondering what you guys think would be a fair price for the one in the pics ...........
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i have finished a load and it is bisque firring now .....
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some net detail on lids we will see how functional they are soon enough....
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i also tried my hand at some more art on the out side i think it says first time.....
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there are some i read that seem to have a foot fetish hear so check out the feet. they are all new. the evolution from no notch to 1 then the long notch and final style which they all have now 3 notches.
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any comment or suggestion please post them i really look forward to hearing what you guys think and suggest for pots.
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Postby coloradopu » Jun 5th, '09, 09:24

i keep forgetting who was looking for jars but i have this pair now and can put them up on etsy. with dimensions too.
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kiln load jun7

Postby coloradopu » Jun 7th, '09, 22:30

1.
frog pot with plate and cups
small pot just fills the 2 sniff cups my new fave
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2. flower pot
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3. 4 aroma cups and drink cups
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4. 4 small blue Saki cups
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5. 2 med white/ brown tea cups
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6. 2 white sip/aroma cups
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7. 2 small Saki cups with long notch
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8. 2 white sip/aroma cups with long notch
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9. small Japanese style tea pot with large poor. like Gawain "fast poor"
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more to come not even half yet
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Postby iannon » Jun 7th, '09, 22:37

sweet stuff!..and those white ones look like an old Hagi cup I have almost..
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Postby coloradopu » Jun 7th, '09, 22:51

1.blue tea pot and cup
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2 big poor pot with alt tea cups
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3. 4 cup season set all four seasons
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4.tea cup
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5 long notch tea cup
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6 white tea cup
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7 wht tea cup
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8 wht cup
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9 blue plate
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10 spring water jug no lid
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11 white tea cups
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12 big green water jug unglazed inside ****heavy**** hollow Handel which says 1st time ..........side says aromatic tea
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