NEWEST CHAPTER! Show Off Your Pots and Cups XVII


Discussion on virtually any teaware related item.

Re: NEWEST CHAPTER! Show Off Your Pots and Cups XVII

Postby Fuyou » Jul 14th, '11, 19:47

Here is a bowl with a very obvious face.

A Kutani-yaki nodate chawan by Takaaki-
Image

Image

Image

And here is a chawan that was a little more difficult.

A Bizen-yaki chawan by Hisamoto Kouichi-
Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

I really like the Bizen one! The Kutani one had some crazing that I didn't notice in its auction photos...
User avatar
Fuyou
 
Posts: 25
Joined: Jul 4th, '1
Location: Florida

Re: NEWEST CHAPTER! Show Off Your Pots and Cups XVII

Postby iannon » Jul 14th, '11, 23:59

Daisen "Oil Spot" by T Suzuki

Image

Image

Image
User avatar
iannon
 
Posts: 1631
Joined: Dec 30th, '
Location: The foot of the great Smoky Mountains

Re: NEWEST CHAPTER! Show Off Your Pots and Cups XVII

Postby hopeofdawn » Jul 15th, '11, 10:47

Fuyou wrote:Here is a bowl with a very obvious face.

A Kutani-yaki nodate chawan by Takaaki-
Image

I really like the Bizen one! The Kutani one had some crazing that I didn't notice in its auction photos...


Wow, thank you for the explanation and the gorgeous photos. It lines up with what I'd guessed, but it's nice to have an expert opinion! And I love that Kutani-yaki chawan--I've looked at so many of them where the decorative elements are poor/indifferently painted. By comparison, yours looks gorgeous. :)
User avatar
hopeofdawn
 
Posts: 475
Joined: Dec 13th, '
Location: Seattle

Re: NEWEST CHAPTER! Show Off Your Pots and Cups XVII

Postby David R. » Jul 15th, '11, 11:33

Beautiful chawan Fuyou.

Iannon, Suzuki's oilspot cups are really amazing. Sometimes, I think their form is a bit too symmetrical, but the glaze is always stunning !
User avatar
David R.
 
Posts: 1112
Joined: Oct 6th, '0
Location: France

Re: NEWEST CHAPTER! Show Off Your Pots and Cups XVII

Postby oak » Jul 15th, '11, 12:56

Fuyou wrote:... So, in short, it's up to the owner of the bowl, or the host of the tea ceremony.

Hallo Fuyou, it's interesting, but I have one doute, why it has to decide which is the face to the owner of the bowl, or the host of the tea ceremony. What function does this decision?. Greetings.
User avatar
oak
 
Posts: 64
Joined: Jun 22nd, '
Location: Spain

Re: NEWEST CHAPTER! Show Off Your Pots and Cups XVII

Postby Fuyou » Jul 15th, '11, 16:52

David R, thank you very much.

hopeofdawn, thank you very much. I wouldn't say my opinion is expert, this is just what I gathered from tea lessons and reading :).

oak wrote:
Fuyou wrote:... So, in short, it's up to the owner of the bowl, or the host of the tea ceremony.

Hallo Fuyou, it's interesting, but I have one doute, why it has to decide which is the face to the owner of the bowl, or the host of the tea ceremony. What function does this decision?. Greetings.


In a tea ceremony, the face of the bowl should be presented to the guest, and the guest should not drink from the face of the bowl. This is a sign of respect to the maker of the bowl, as well as to the guest and host (respectively). That is why it is important to determine which side is the face.
User avatar
Fuyou
 
Posts: 25
Joined: Jul 4th, '1
Location: Florida

Re: NEWEST CHAPTER! Show Off Your Pots and Cups XVII

Postby iannon » Jul 15th, '11, 22:01

David R. wrote:Beautiful chawan Fuyou.

Iannon, Suzuki's oilspot cups are really amazing. Sometimes, I think their form is a bit too symmetrical, but the glaze is always stunning !


it is VERY symmetrical! but also quite beautiful as well I agree. this cup ..the clay..seems like its iron itself. very heavy/dense..you can maybe tell by the picture of the foot there. The other Suzuki on its way seems just as symmetrical as well!
User avatar
iannon
 
Posts: 1631
Joined: Dec 30th, '
Location: The foot of the great Smoky Mountains

Re: NEWEST CHAPTER! Show Off Your Pots and Cups XVII

Postby oak » Jul 16th, '11, 01:54

Fuyou wrote:
oak wrote:
Fuyou wrote:... So, in short, it's up to the owner of the bowl, or the host of the tea ceremony.

Hallo Fuyou, it's interesting, but I have one doute, why it has to decide which is the face to the owner of the bowl, or the host of the tea ceremony. What function does this decision?. Greetings.


In a tea ceremony, the face of the bowl should be presented to the guest, and the guest should not drink from the face of the bowl. This is a sign of respect to the maker of the bowl, as well as to the guest and host (respectively). That is why it is important to determine which side is the face.


Ah, it's very interesting, is as if aesthetics had an important role?
User avatar
oak
 
Posts: 64
Joined: Jun 22nd, '
Location: Spain

Re: NEWEST CHAPTER! Show Off Your Pots and Cups XVII

Postby iannon » Jul 17th, '11, 01:08

Chadefang Gaiwan set obtained second hand
Image
what the....!??
oh...it changes color..
Image
sorta matches the other small painted cups i have..
User avatar
iannon
 
Posts: 1631
Joined: Dec 30th, '
Location: The foot of the great Smoky Mountains

Re: NEWEST CHAPTER! Show Off Your Pots and Cups XVII

Postby iannon » Jul 17th, '11, 01:16

Picked up this Kutani Yunomi..thought it would be perfect for my daughter.
Image

Image
User avatar
iannon
 
Posts: 1631
Joined: Dec 30th, '
Location: The foot of the great Smoky Mountains

Re: NEWEST CHAPTER! Show Off Your Pots and Cups XVII

Postby oak » Jul 17th, '11, 05:34

I present my new tea corner with new acquisitions, cups, full and empty pots, awaiting the arrival of new leaves. I have also bought to very useful tools, a thermometer and a timer.

Image



Image



I also made my first creations inspired by the tea leaves that will give shelter to wet leaves when they have given us its treasure.

Image
User avatar
oak
 
Posts: 64
Joined: Jun 22nd, '
Location: Spain

Re: NEWEST CHAPTER! Show Off Your Pots and Cups XVII

Postby lkj23 » Jul 17th, '11, 09:58

Nice Hisamoto Kouichi chawan fuyou, beautiful shape :P .

Beautiful sizuki cup iannon, I love the oilspot glazes, very nice :P :P and very nice the gaiwan too :P

Nice creation oak :P , are they made with clay?
User avatar
lkj23
 
Posts: 244
Joined: Mar 20th, '
Location: Spain

Re: NEWEST CHAPTER! Show Off Your Pots and Cups XVII

Postby oak » Jul 17th, '11, 11:02

lkj23 wrote:
Nice creation oak :P , are they made with clay?


No, not clay, it is a modeling paste that dry with air, so it is not the clay itself that it is cooked.

After cooling I gave it layers of paint and fixacril so to can be used liquids.
User avatar
oak
 
Posts: 64
Joined: Jun 22nd, '
Location: Spain

Re: NEWEST CHAPTER! Show Off Your Pots and Cups XVII

Postby oak » Jul 17th, '11, 11:15

I think that "la pasta de modelar" is not the same as "modeling paste". :wink:
User avatar
oak
 
Posts: 64
Joined: Jun 22nd, '
Location: Spain

Re: NEWEST CHAPTER! Show Off Your Pots and Cups XVII

Postby Tobias » Jul 17th, '11, 11:45

Yunomi made by Shyrabbit:
Image
User avatar
Tobias
 
Posts: 140
Joined: Jul 15th, '
Location: Sweden

PreviousNext

Instant Messenger

Permissions
You cannot post new topics
You cannot reply to topics
You cannot edit your posts
You cannot delete your posts
You cannot post attachments
Navigation