cory Lum (bonjiri) chadogu

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Re: cory Lum (bonjiri) chadogu

Postby Chip » Oct 24th, '11, 15:05

Quite an impressive piece ... might leak a bit ... :wink:

bonjiri wrote:working on many new forms and a drinking chess set !

A drinking chess set? Sounds intriguing! :mrgreen:

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Re: cory Lum (bonjiri) chadogu

Postby bonjiri » Nov 24th, '11, 01:17

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here's my good friends Diane KW's amazing drinking chess set

inspirational !

black clay and white clay called southern ice

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Re: cory Lum (bonjiri) chadogu

Postby Herb_Master » Nov 24th, '11, 07:45

bonjiri wrote:drinking chess set



:idea:

And when a piece is captured, you drink the contents :lol:

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Re: cory Lum (bonjiri) chadogu

Postby Geekgirl » Nov 24th, '11, 12:30

Either that, or you make your opponent drink the contents to further weaken their game! :twisted:

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Re: cory Lum (bonjiri) chadogu

Postby bonjiri » Nov 24th, '11, 19:14

yep, herb_master

only fill what you're willing to drink LOL !

hehe stacey !

the one i make for myself will be smaller... shorter... i.e. less is more LOL!

sharing a recent wild 1 meter tall collab piece diane KW and i.
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Re: cory Lum (bonjiri) chadogu

Postby bonjiri » Dec 8th, '11, 22:38

HAPPY HOLIDAYS EVERYONE !

thank you kindly !

please check out some new yunomi that can be used for sake cups too !

http://www.etsy.com/shop/corylum

humble thanks !

cory
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Re: cory Lum (bonjiri) chadogu

Postby bonjiri » Dec 13th, '11, 00:26

this finished double walled yunomi
has inspired me to make some sakura tree inspired matcha chawan for spring

cheers

cory
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Re: cory Lum (bonjiri) chadogu

Postby Chip » Dec 13th, '11, 00:48

bonjiri wrote:this finished double walled yunomi
has inspired me to make some sakura tree inspired matcha chawan for spring

very cool cory. more photos of the sakura please!!!

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Re: cory Lum (bonjiri) chadogu

Postby bonjiri » Dec 13th, '11, 01:09

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thanks chip !

here's one more view

my daughter ayu was hovering around when i made these quick window light pics

please enjoY !

MANY THANKS !
happy holidays !

cory

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Re: cory Lum (bonjiri) chadogu

Postby greentam » Dec 13th, '11, 01:12

Oh that is beautiful work! I love the outside of that cup. Your work is so natural looking.

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Re: cory Lum (bonjiri) chadogu

Postby David R. » Dec 13th, '11, 07:05

Fantastic ! I also love the effect. Looking forward to seeing more of those. :wink:

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Re: cory Lum (bonjiri) chadogu

Postby Tobias » Dec 13th, '11, 09:10

+1

It looks a bit over my budget but is there any chance that it will show up in your etsy shop?

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Re: cory Lum (bonjiri) chadogu

Postby bonjiri » Dec 13th, '11, 18:41

cheers greentam

thanks for your kind words. fun and time intensive ! great for chilly winter evenings.

@david R. humble thanks ! its a technique i learned from the trompe l'oeil meister ah Leon from taiwan. studied w/ him in hawaii. he's an amazing artist ! cool guy too ! tea meister and tea lover too !

@tobias cheers ! i would love to work on some. will try to make some chawan sized ones in the new year. the above was a yunomi sized piece. spoken for. its a husband and wife themed. the other yunomi is a double walled w/ the sakura blossoms adorned.

many thanks !
cory

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Re: cory Lum (bonjiri) chadogu

Postby bonjiri » Dec 28th, '11, 17:17

happy new years everyone !

wishing you the best for 2012

at the moment working on larger sculptures, glazing and soon firing.

here's a recent glaze test piece

oilspot tenmoku. called also 'yuteki tenmoku'.

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cheers

cory

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Re: cory Lum (bonjiri) chadogu

Postby Chip » Dec 28th, '11, 22:14

I give your "test" a grade of A+

The gift tenmoku that you made is a personal fave! (well as are all of yours ... )

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