Ø 11cm. (measured without rim) or ±18cm.(measured with rim)
porcelain, outside oxides and pigments, inside glazed
An ancient stone wall with new tiles in a small street in a village
just some hundreds of meters above the lake (Lago Maggiore).
The Village is called Pieggio and is a 'frazione' of
Met dank aan Marco!
"The Fresh Breeze of Your Words"
(Waaiers / Ventagli / Abanicos - porcelain, silver, gold, silk thread, wax)
has been selected for the
Concurso Internacional de Cerámica de l'Alcora
in exhibition in the Museo de Cerámica de L'Alcora
(near Valencia - Spain))
from July 10th until September 7th, 2008
the new ones have a different glaze;
again an alkaline one,
it gives such terrific shades of blue and turquoise.
the cup at the left (with a glaze born from an error... which liked a lot) has a rough stone like surface,
while the cup at the right has a soft velvet shine.
Second Prize (Accésit) for the Folded Love letters!!!
I'm very happy !!!