Chip wrote:... I will say this much ... "Sou-Shun" has felt the warmth of sencha several times. I am tickled pink ... er green by this Oribe. It began to show darkening crackles after the first session, though nothing dramatic there yet.
I think I am going to call this New Dawn or simply Dawn for a new dawn for Japan, a play on the Sou Shun, "Comes the (early) Spring" title. A New Dawn for Japanese Tea is the title of my presentation that I will be giving in June at the World Tea Expo, nicely all fits in together.
hopeofdawn wrote:I also got my shipment notification, though sadly I had to pick the slow boat option--so I guess I'll be biting my nails a bit longer than most!
Pascal M. wrote:Here's the first pictures I've made:
It's hard to capture the real color as it's so complex
And the feeling is amazing, It's such a nice piece.
Oh and the white glaze is already starting to crack