Wood Fired Ceramics by Bill Perrine (Split-Fire Pottery)

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Re: Wood Fired Ceramics by Bill Perrine (Split-Fire Pottery)

Postby Chip » Aug 18th, '11, 11:29

TreasureHunt Treasure 1. A beautiful cup/wan from Bill of SplitFirePottery ... Surprise, it is NOT turquoise. :mrgreen: I believe this piece was fired on its side, resting on 3 shells?

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Re: Wood Fired Ceramics by Bill Perrine (Split-Fire Pottery)

Postby T-session » Aug 27th, '11, 14:31

New kyusu from my last firing. Nice ash! Six oz and pours it in 5 seconds.

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Also I am working on new items... no particular reason... ummm... just wanted to. I am firing again in the near future. I'll keep you posted.
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Re: Wood Fired Ceramics by Bill Perrine (Split-Fire Pottery)

Postby yinwenqian » Aug 29th, '11, 05:58

looks very nice

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Re: Wood Fired Ceramics by Bill Perrine (Split-Fire Pottery)

Postby T-session » Aug 29th, '11, 09:19

yinwenqian wrote:looks very nice


Thanks for the compliment Yinwenqian, I am very pleased with how it came out. I had a great firing overall. There are always some that hit the pile. (I have a pile of rejects under a large spruce tree next to a kiln.) You can see it behind and just to the right of the kiln in this picture.

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I had a large, beautiful-looking casserole that was tossed because of a crack in the bottom. Cost of doing business. :(
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Bill

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Re: Wood Fired Ceramics by Bill Perrine (Split-Fire Pottery)

Postby Chip » Aug 29th, '11, 15:21

T-session wrote:Also I am working on new items... no particular reason... ummm... just wanted to. I am firing again in the near future. I'll keep you posted.
Cheers,
Bill

Verrrrry interesting! :mrgreen:

Your torquiose kyusu arrived a couple weeks ago, very beautiful. I need to take some photos now that the fam is complete, 2 small wans, 2 small yunomi, and the head of the family ... the kyusu.

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Re: Wood Fired Ceramics by Bill Perrine (Split-Fire Pottery)

Postby rhondabee » Aug 31st, '11, 18:51

I received the cup today & it is beautiful!

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Re: Wood Fired Ceramics by Bill Perrine (Split-Fire Pottery)

Postby debunix » Aug 31st, '11, 21:05

Lovely warm color....I want to reach into the screen and touch the shell marks.

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Re: Wood Fired Ceramics by Bill Perrine (Split-Fire Pottery)

Postby Chip » Aug 31st, '11, 22:08

Sweet treasure, rhondabee! Hope you enjoy it for many moons to come. :mrgreen:

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Re: Wood Fired Ceramics by Bill Perrine (Split-Fire Pottery)

Postby Herb_Master » Sep 5th, '11, 19:03

I used the square cup again tonight, Bill, with Tie Luo Han, it works very well! :D

I don't know if you caught the posting I did, shortly after it arrived.

http://www.teachat.com/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=13565

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Re: Wood Fired Ceramics by Bill Perrine (Split-Fire Pottery)

Postby Herb_Master » Sep 13th, '11, 16:57

Bill, your Turquoise Oribe arrived today, I am drinking Yan Cha from it as I write, it is a beauty, thanks.

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Re: Wood Fired Ceramics by Bill Perrine (Split-Fire Pottery)

Postby T-session » Oct 12th, '11, 18:42

Hi everyone,
I just finished a new firing. I am going to unload it on Saturday, the 15th of October. I have a group coming then that was part of a wood-fired workshop I gave on the 8th and 9th. I did manage to put a few pieces in, mostly in the back. I included some pics anyways. There is a couple of teapot orders on top.
Here is the first peaks...

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I'll post more pics after we unload. I am having a tough time waiting.
Cheers,
Bill

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Re: Wood Fired Ceramics by Bill Perrine (Split-Fire Pottery)

Postby rhondabee » Oct 15th, '11, 19:11

I think I see my kyusu in that beautiful turquoise glaze? I think that must be the little turtle on the lid :D

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Re: Wood Fired Ceramics by Bill Perrine (Split-Fire Pottery)

Postby Chip » Oct 15th, '11, 19:28

rhondabee wrote:I think I see my kyusu in that beautiful turquoise glaze? I think that must be the little turtle on the lid :D

You got a turtle on the lid? Bill, you held out on me! :lol:

Great looking firing, Bill!

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Re: Wood Fired Ceramics by Bill Perrine (Split-Fire Pottery)

Postby T-session » Oct 15th, '11, 22:54

Turtles too... a tounge twisting, top shelf type, turquoise, turtle-topped teapot (kyusu... but it didn't rhyme) :lol:

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Kickin' kyusu...
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Re: Wood Fired Ceramics by Bill Perrine (Split-Fire Pottery)

Postby woozl » Oct 15th, '11, 23:26

The world rests upon a turtle!

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