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Re: TA SO 3 Petr Novák Wood Fired Shino Collection

by camw » Jun 16th, '11, 21:37

Package has arrived in Australia. :D Just have to wait to get home from work to open it! Good turnaround time for priority mail.

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Re: TA SO 3 Petr Novák Wood Fired Shino Collection

by debunix » Jun 16th, '11, 21:39

In line at the post office....

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by debunix » Jun 16th, '11, 22:58

....and safely home, in a crummy cellphone pic:

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Mostly Petr by debunix, on Flickr

The little pot that doesn't match the others is from my 2nd EMS package received the same day.

(The little Shibo took a wrong turn and will be heading out again soon.)

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Re: TA SO 3 Petr Novák Wood Fired Shino Collection

by gargoylekitty » Jun 16th, '11, 23:30

They're all so lovely, debunix!

Still awaiting tracking info here.

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Re: TA SO 3 Petr Novák Wood Fired Shino Collection

by Chip » Jun 16th, '11, 23:34

Awesomer Petr Yaki collection debunix!

We will look forward to more photos! :idea:

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Re: TA SO 3 Petr Novák Wood Fired Shino Collection

by debunix » Jun 16th, '11, 23:37

More photos, indeed. Can't do them properly tonight, but I wanted to shoot them once all together because they won't all be staying--some are gifts, and one wrong-way Corrigan has to be reshipped to the person waiting for it.

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Re: TA SO 3 Petr Novák Wood Fired Shino Collection

by Drax » Jun 17th, '11, 07:18

Wow, nice collection, debunix!

My stuff just cleared customs yesterday.... woo hoo!

Item on 16.06.2011 released by Customs to postal net in destination country.

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Re: TA SO 3 Petr Novák Wood Fired Shino Collection

by lkj23 » Jun 17th, '11, 08:13

debunix wrote:More photos, indeed. Can't do them properly tonight, but I wanted to shoot them once all together because they won't all be staying--some are gifts, and one wrong-way Corrigan has to be reshipped to the person waiting for it.



I´m the person waiting :lol: :lol: :lol:

Very very nice pieces debunix. Petr is awesome your work.

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by debunix » Jun 17th, '11, 10:50

It's already packed again for shipping tomorrow. It is cooler in person than in photos, so I can better see how eager you must be to receive it.

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Re: TA SO 3 Petr Novák Wood Fired Shino Collection

by siae » Jun 17th, '11, 13:03

Got my pot and cups today :D so happy. I'll post pictures soon.

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by lkj23 » Jun 17th, '11, 14:10

debunix wrote:It's already packed again for shipping tomorrow. It is cooler in person than in photos, so I can better see how eager you must be to receive it.


hehe :lol: :lol: yes, very eager but I´m really pleased with Petr and you for fix this. :wink: Thank you both!!

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Re: TA SO 3 Petr Novák Wood Fired Shino Collection

by Chip » Jun 18th, '11, 13:34

Petr-Yaki is in the house! :mrgreen:

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Re: TA SO 3 Petr Novák Wood Fired Shino Collection

by debunix » Jun 18th, '11, 13:48

What does Yaki mean?

Suddenly realized I see it all over the place here and elsewhere, but it's not exactly clear what it means, and google translate is not helping. Does it mean simply ceramic or pottery, or does it imply that the pottery is wood-fired?

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Re: TA SO 3 Petr Novák Wood Fired Shino Collection

by Drax » Jun 18th, '11, 13:52

Yaki is a Japanese term, 焼き, coming from the verb "yaku," which means to bake, grill, scorch, burn.

Yaki is used in Japanese as a cooking term for grilled items (tori-yaki is grilled chiken, niku-yaki is grilled meat, etc). It's also a suffix that means "-ware," so it'll show up in hagi-yaki, bizen-yaki, etc.

But just to stave off the inevitable question... people don't say 'cha-yaki' :D

Meanwhile, that's great news, Chip! Did it come today on Saturday? Maybe I can still hold out hope.... :D

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Re: TA SO 3 Petr Novák Wood Fired Shino Collection

by Chip » Jun 18th, '11, 17:37

Yes, arrived today! Oddly, the Priority package required a signature. The carrier could not explain why either.

Anyway, all arrived in perfect order I think. A kyusu (precocious ... yet adorable little fellah!), shib, yuza, and a few cups. I am really intrigued with the bare, iron-rich clay interiors, cannot wait to see what will happen in the brewing!

Also a previously, special-ordered "TeaBark" Kyusu was a stowaway! :mrgreen:

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