Had a go at something different my first attempt at a Yixing inspired shape with a traditional spout.
Since starting to work with clay I have appreciated the crafting of Chinese Yixing teapots; the scale and their apparent simplicity. These videos show the traditional method for making from which i have taken inspiration and use myself. Yixing (Yee-zhing) clay is the famous clay from the Yixing region of Jiangsu Province in Central China from… Continue reading Watch a Master at work making Yixing teapots
Finally got around to getting some test pieces in the kiln. Looking forward to seeing them in their permanent state. https://giphy.com/gifs/pVGjPymPlv9h0sI0kg