Andrzej Bero - Journey through the Mud

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Re: Andrzej Bero - Journey through the Mud

Postby hopeofdawn » Jul 11th, '13, 10:58

Beautiful work--I love the glaze/clay color combinations!

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Re: Andrzej Bero - Journey through the Mud

Postby andrzej bero » Jul 11th, '13, 15:45

hopeofdawn wrote:Beautiful work--I love the glaze/clay color combinations!


thank you:) this is what I like in ash glazes - natural material on natural body

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Re: Andrzej Bero - Journey through the Mud

Postby kikula » Jul 12th, '13, 11:54

Definitely and nearly done - my first kyusu will be two by Andrzej. I think that's a beautiful beginning. I've only been using gaiwan and a korean celadon infuser cup. And grandfather (grandmother) style in a glass tumbler. So this will be earthy and lovely, can't wait. :D

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Re: Andrzej Bero - Journey through the Mud

Postby debunix » Jul 12th, '13, 11:58

That shibo is quite lovely indeed.

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Re: Andrzej Bero - Journey through the Mud

Postby kikula » Jul 17th, '13, 04:53

I've sent you email (and msg) Andrzej!

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Re: Andrzej Bero - Journey through the Mud

Postby kikula » Jul 23rd, '13, 13:45

Just received the lovely pair of teapots from Andrzej - they are absolutely beautiful! I'm so delighted. I haven't had time to put them to good use yet as they're barely out of their packaging and I have a non-tea appointment to keep, but they pour wonderfully and I'm really looking forward to this afternoon's long session with them. I love the way they feel in my hand.
I'm a very poor photographer I'm afraid but I'll see what I can do later in the week with my inferior little cell-phone camera.
Thanks so very much, Andrzej! This is Christmas in July. :mrgreen:

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Re: Andrzej Bero - Journey through the Mud

Postby William » Jul 24th, '13, 05:58

I've sent you PM!

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Andrzej Bero - Journey through the Mud

Postby Abracadaver! » Jul 24th, '13, 20:25

T ygg by
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Re: Andrzej Bero - Journey through the Mud

Postby kikula » Jul 25th, '13, 10:26

owtte?

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Re: Andrzej Bero - Journey through the Mud

Postby andrzej bero » Jul 25th, '13, 14:04

Abracadaver! wrote:T ygg by
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kikula wrote:owtte?


I hope that you will not have to seek asylum in Russia:)

kikula wrote:Just received the lovely pair of teapots from Andrzej - they are absolutely beautiful! I'm so delighted. I haven't had time to put them to good use yet as they're barely out of their packaging and I have a non-tea appointment to keep, but they pour wonderfully and I'm really looking forward to this afternoon's long session with them. I love the way they feel in my hand.
I'm a very poor photographer I'm afraid but I'll see what I can do later in the week with my inferior little cell-phone camera.
Thanks so very much, Andrzej! This is Christmas in July. :mrgreen:

Kikula, I am happy to hear that. No other kind of my work give me so much positive reaction. Thanks. and waiting for pics!

best
a.

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Re: Andrzej Bero - Journey through the Mud

Postby kikula » Jul 25th, '13, 19:48

andrzej bero wrote:
Abracadaver! wrote:T ygg by
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kikula wrote:owtte?


I hope that you will not have to seek asylum in Russia:)

(snip)
Kikula, I am happy to hear that. No other kind of my work give me so much positive reaction. Thanks. and waiting for pics!

best
a.


My opinions are strong enough that I may have to seek asylum somewhere before I'm through. I'm thinking Patagonia... :idea:
I know there's a camera here somewhere - my bit of geekery excludes photography, we'll see.
Pots now quite at home and happy at their (incessant) task and we become intimate - oolongs are lovely in one, greens in the other (even fine sencha staying where it belongs, with some practice). Love affair with me liddle pots here.
Is there tea in Patagonia?

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Re: Andrzej Bero - Journey through the Mud

Postby andrzej bero » Jul 30th, '13, 03:35

And Now for Something Completely Different ... finally posted new photos with descriptions of a few cups (thank you for drawing my attention to it) - welcome. https://picasaweb.google.com/1093021064 ... directlink

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Re: Andrzej Bero - Journey through the Mud

Postby bonjiri » Aug 3rd, '13, 23:17

Enjoying the above pair of cups

Ash glaze?

Love the form and surfaces

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Re: Andrzej Bero - Journey through the Mud

Postby kikula » Aug 21st, '13, 11:41

Anderzej - sent you an email. Time to bring those items home... :)

Today is my once-a-month tea/wares day. Lots of good tea ordered first thing, and some wares items to gather from reserves. Oh boy.

Resolved:
I will abstain from looking at any more salacious photos taken by Chip, Adam, debunix and company.
I will not wander into Petr's site, where new gems have appeared, and smite my forehead, crying, "Oh no, I spent all of my tea allowance in the small hours of this morning, on TEA!"
I will locate, and reread, my very battered copy of Cutting Through Spiritual Materialism, which applies.

"“In the garden of gentle sanity,
May you be bombarded by coconuts of wakefulness”
Chogyam

This belongs on the TAD thread, but I need to go tidy up and see if there's anything left for groceries. :mrgreen: :mrgreen:

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Re: Andrzej Bero - Journey through the Mud

Postby kikula » Aug 28th, '13, 23:39

Hi Andrzej - haven't heard back from you and am hoping I'm using the correct email - it seems to be the same that I used for previous transaction. Let me know if you haven't rcv'd. Hope all's OK!

Postscript 8/29 Heard from Andrzej this morning, all's well.

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