Ken Kang-Hawaii ceramics

Artisans share their TeawareArt.

Re: Ken Kang-Hawaii ceramics

Postby Charlotte_J » Jul 17th, '12, 22:41

Drax wrote:
JBaymore wrote:It sure LOOKS like urushi, at least in the photos.


+1, I also thought it looked like a classic Japanese lacquerware lid until you asked...!

I really like the bamboo-style ornament on the lid handle, as well.


Yes! I thought it was lacquerware also :D

User avatar Charlotte_J
Posts: 30
Joined: Jul 12, '12

Re: Ken Kang-Hawaii ceramics

Postby bonjiri » Jul 23rd, '12, 08:44

hey john

cheers ken

i've handled ken's lids, the urethane looks like real urushi

i have to chuckle.

keep up the wonderful work ken

learning all time, thanks john for sharing and thanks ken for the recipe

User avatar bonjiri
Posts: 1078
Joined: May 02, '09
Location: honolulu
Contact bonjiri:

Re: Ken Kang-Hawaii ceramics

Postby Ken Kang » Aug 2nd, '12, 21:29

Some new things for my upcoming Chanoyu show.

Aloha, Ken

Attachments
Kodai.jpg
Kodai.jpg (55.47 KiB) Viewed 1332 times
Chawan.jpg
Chawan.jpg (54.94 KiB) Viewed 1332 times
Mizusashi.jpg
Mizusashi.jpg (66.51 KiB) Viewed 1332 times
Ken Kang
Posts: 20
Joined: May 18, '12
Location: Honolulu, Hawaii

Re: Ken Kang-Hawaii ceramics

Postby Ken Kang » Aug 2nd, '12, 21:31

More Chadogu

Attachments
Chadogu.jpg
Chadogu.jpg (54.84 KiB) Viewed 1331 times
Ken Kang
Posts: 20
Joined: May 18, '12
Location: Honolulu, Hawaii

Re: Ken Kang-Hawaii ceramics

Postby JBaymore » Aug 2nd, '12, 22:20

That last grouping is stunning, Ken.

best,

..............john

User avatar JBaymore
Posts: 1819
Joined: Sep 15, '09
Location: Wilton, New Hampshire USA

Re: Ken Kang-Hawaii ceramics

Postby Ken Kang » Aug 2nd, '12, 22:32

JBaymore wrote:That last grouping is stunning, Ken.

best,

..............john

Thanks, John
All I need is a few chawans that look like yours.
Ken

Ken Kang
Posts: 20
Joined: May 18, '12
Location: Honolulu, Hawaii

Re: Ken Kang-Hawaii ceramics

Postby bonjiri » Jan 29th, '14, 13:36

hey ken !

happy new years !

2nd firing was much better. gotta add that second burner as you suggested... venturi or air assist ?

many thanks !
cory

User avatar bonjiri
Posts: 1078
Joined: May 02, '09
Location: honolulu
Contact bonjiri:


Today's Poll



Community

In total there are 0 users online :: 0 registered, 0 hidden and 0 guests