Rustic Hand-formed Pot/Teabowl in Cherry Blossom Pink


What we have here is a completely hand-formed small pinched and glazed, rounded and rustic vessel. No other tools were used, as a point of pride.  I start with a ball of clay and slowly walk around the studio while methodically pinch-forming each one.  A natural result can be random exterior cracking which forms as the piece is expanded from the inside. It’s a feature I love and have learned how to foster, yet I still don’t quite know how each will turn out. This particular one grew outward and upward and became delightfully cup-shaped with an inviting rim. See all the photos to enjoy. Depending on their opening, these vessels can be used for sipping, condiments or anything else you can think of, as each pinch pot is utterly unique in this world.

  • 100% Ceramic
  • Food-safe
  • Entirely hand-formed, no tools
  • Cherry Blossom Pink Celadon glaze in and out
  • Sturdy walls with smooth interior
  • Pretty big range of uses: it’s basically a shape for containment
  • An unusual and very tactile gift.
  • Many more similar available, inquire within

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This piece is completely hand-formed by the pinching method.  The deep cracks form on the outside as it is expanded manually from the inside.

  • Materials: Clay, Glaze
  • Colors: Cherry Blossom Pink
  • Fully fired to mid-range stoneware temperatures
  • Dimensions: 2″ x 3″ x 3″
  • Capacity: 1/2 cup, which leaves a comfortable distance to the rim.
  • Dishwasher OK, but Handwashing preferred


Additional information

Dimensions 2 × 3 × 3 in