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Re: D. Michael Coffee (shyrabbit) Ceramics in Pagosa Springs, CO

by woozl » Jul 1st, '11, 22:43

:shock:
Nice.............mmmmmm

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Re: D. Michael Coffee (shyrabbit) Ceramics in Pagosa Springs, CO

by hopeofdawn » Jul 4th, '11, 09:55

debunix wrote:Things like this are why I keep trying like matcha. I've gotten to not disliking, but not yet enough liking to justify keeping something this beautiful out of the hands of a matchaholic.


I feel your pain--I drink matcha, but not nearly as much as I do leaf tea ... and yet I can't seem to resist a gorgeous chawan anyway. *looks furtive* Sometimes I even drink non-matcha tea out of my chawan anyway, just so I can have an excuse to take them down off the shelf and hold them ... :wink:

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Re: D. Michael Coffee (shyrabbit) Ceramics in Pagosa Springs, CO

by Tobias » Jul 8th, '11, 12:30

Etsy wrote:Ash Tenmoku and Nuka Glazed Matcha Chawan Tea Bowl with Unique One of a Kind Glaze finish - Sold

Crap!

Etsy wrote:Ash Tenmoku Glazed Matcha Chawan Tea Bowl with a Calming Effect for the Tea Ceremony - Sold

Double-crap!

http://www.etsy.com/listing/77309754/tu ... uka-glazed

I like the red glaze on that one, would it be possible to make a cup which is almost completely red?

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Re: D. Michael Coffee (shyrabbit) Ceramics in Pagosa Springs, CO

by shyrabbit » Jul 8th, '11, 14:41

Tobias wrote:
Etsy wrote:Ash Tenmoku and Nuka Glazed Matcha Chawan Tea Bowl with Unique One of a Kind Glaze finish - Sold

Crap!

Etsy wrote:Ash Tenmoku Glazed Matcha Chawan Tea Bowl with a Calming Effect for the Tea Ceremony - Sold

Double-crap!

http://www.etsy.com/listing/77309754/tu ... uka-glazed

I like the red glaze on that one, would it be possible to make a cup which is almost completely red?


Hello Tobias,
Sorry you missed on those two pieces...The Red on the piece, you referenced, was a bit of a surprise. The Red is really a nice color and the satiny finish is really pleasing. So, yes I will be working with these two glazes to recreate the color, I'm with you, I think it would be killer on an all Red piece. I will let you know when I have some.

Thanks Tobias for your support of my work, I appreciate it,
Michael

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Re: D. Michael Coffee (shyrabbit) Ceramics in Pagosa Springs, CO

by Tobias » Jul 9th, '11, 14:22

shyrabbit wrote:Hello Tobias,
Sorry you missed on those two pieces...

Well, I was hoping they would still be available until my next payday, I have exceeded my tea budget quite a bit this month.

shyrabbit wrote:The Red on the piece, you referenced, was a bit of a surprise. The Red is really a nice color and the satiny finish is really pleasing. So, yes I will be working with these two glazes to recreate the color, I'm with you, I think it would be killer on an all Red piece. I will let you know when I have some.

Thanks, I'm looking forward to it.

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Re: D. Michael Coffee (shyrabbit) Ceramics in Pagosa Springs, CO

by yinwenqian » Jul 16th, '11, 05:39

beautiful,i am very interested in your works

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Re: D. Michael Coffee (shyrabbit) Ceramics in Pagosa Springs, CO

by shyrabbit » Jul 16th, '11, 19:14

Here's three views of the same Yunomi glazed with shino, wood ash and rutile. It measures 3-1/8" h. x 3" dia., it was fired to ∆10 (2345F) in reduction in my latest firing.

Thanks for looking and thank you Yinwenqi... for being interested in my work,
Michael

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Re: D. Michael Coffee (shyrabbit) Ceramics in Pagosa Springs, CO

by Chip » Jul 16th, '11, 21:22

Sweet shino, wood ash and rutile, Michael! (but only 2 views)

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by shyrabbit » Jul 16th, '11, 23:16

Chip wrote:Sweet shino, wood ash and rutile, Michael! (but only 2 views)

Thanks for the heads-up, I miss the direct attachment feature. I added the third image.

Thanks again,
Michael

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Re: D. Michael Coffee (shyrabbit) Ceramics in Pagosa Springs, CO

by debunix » Jul 17th, '11, 00:55

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Re: D. Michael Coffee (shyrabbit) Ceramics in Pagosa Springs, CO

by shyrabbit » Jul 17th, '11, 18:51

debunix wrote:Image
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debunix,
Ok, how'd you do that? I can get a link and a thumbnail but I haven't figured out how to post the full image. I'm using imageshack.us. I guess I need to look around a bit more.

Thanks in advance,
Michael

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Re: D. Michael Coffee (shyrabbit) Ceramics in Pagosa Springs, CO

by debunix » Jul 17th, '11, 19:49

Hit reply, quoting my text, and you'll see it. I just clicked on the "img" (image) button, and pasted the URL for each image between the (img) markers.

It definitely is a cup that deserves a wide audience.

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Re: D. Michael Coffee (shyrabbit) Ceramics in Pagosa Springs, CO

by shyrabbit » Jul 17th, '11, 20:42

Thanks debunix,
I got it...Thanks for the help.

Michael

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Re: D. Michael Coffee (shyrabbit) Ceramics in Pagosa Springs, CO

by iannon » Jul 17th, '11, 22:30

debunix wrote:Hit reply, quoting my text, and you'll see it. I just clicked on the "img" (image) button, and pasted the URL for each image between the (img) markers.

It definitely is a cup that deserves a wide audience.

It IS quite stunning! wow

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Re: D. Michael Coffee (shyrabbit) Ceramics in Pagosa Springs, CO

by hopeofdawn » Jul 18th, '11, 00:04

It almost looks as if the fire decided to create an image of itself on the side of that cup--the signature of the kiln, as it were!

Very, very beautiful!

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